SD's transparency website gain positive press in MA

A Massachusetts paper extolling the virtues of  government transparency found praise for SD and an “emboldened” reporter.

Once South Dakota’s new transparency website was launched, an emboldened reporter requested additional information on subsidies that led legislators to save about $19 million per year by eliminating redundancies in their economic development program.

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2 Replies to “SD's transparency website gain positive press in MA”

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    Redundancies is the wrong word. What it did was expose what businesses were eligible for the program and give legislators and the public a chance to examine the costs to benefits.