Guardian Rebirth

YUP they is no transparency when it comes to spending billions of dollars of our hard earned money and yet we have to tell them what we had for breakfast when asked.

Experts are concerned at the high rates of FOI refusals across the federal government. In January, Guardian Australia revealed that refusal rates were at their highest level since records began in 2010-11. Complaints about the handling of FOI had risen by 72%, and the growth in the number of appeals to the information commissioner had pushed out waiting times for reviews. Guardian Rebirth

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