Almanac of Policy Issues: Government Reform
Background information and links on government reform issues, including campaign finance reform, term limits, devolution, government performance (GPRA), and regulatory reform.
CIA Testing LSD on Citizens
Stansfield Turner's testimony at 1977 Senate Hearing on the subject of this agency using Lysergic Acid on unwitting subjects.
Congressional Accountability Project
Ralph Nader organization working against corruption in the US Congress by pushing for ethics violation investigations, increased transparency and other reforms.
Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption
Fights corruption in world parliaments by offering information, events and resolutions. Includes list of member countries and board of directors. [English, French, Spanish]
Going Postal: An Inside Look at the USPS
A story of four years of hell as a US Post Office letter carrier.
Google - Government Requests
Requests from government agencies around the world to remove content from Google and YouTube, or provide information about users of their services and products.
Government Accountability Project: Whistleblower Support
Whistleblowing, governmental wrongdoing and official misconduct.
Government Purchasing Project
Dedicated to protecting the environment and human health through the effective use of purchasing power in addition to traditional advocacy. GPP works to encourage the government to use its immense purchasing power to promote safe, cost-effective, energy-efficient, and environmentally-sound products.
Project on Government Oversight
A non-partisan non-profit government watchdog whose mission is to investigate, expose, and remedy abuses of power, mismanagement, and government subservience to special interests by the federal government.
Public Governance and Management, OECD
Topics include regulatory reform, public sector budgeting and management, sustainable development, citizen participation in policymaking, and fighting corruption.
The Taxpayer Assets Project
Founded by Ralph Nader in 1988 to monitor the management and sale of government property.
The True Size of Government
Article discusses the actual size of the United States Federal workforce.
Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse
Uses the Freedom of Information Act to acquire data and trends information on the enforcement activities of the federal government including the FBI, IRS, Immigration and Naturalization Service and the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Global hub for pro bono legal work and a free source of news and information about good governance. A Thomson Reuters Foundation service.