News-Democrat reporters would love to see public bodies be more open with public records and heed the Illinois Freedom of Information Act’s mandate that they err on the side of disclosure.
News-Democrat reporters would love to see public bodies be more open with public records and heed the Illinois Freedom of Information Act’s mandate that they err on the side of disclosure. Photo illustration
News-Democrat reporters would love to see public bodies be more open with public records and heed the Illinois Freedom of Information Act’s mandate that they err on the side of disclosure. Photo illustration

Three little words from local news media: Tell the truth

February 13, 2017 07:00 PM