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Editorial: Freedom of Information Act is broken

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We need to fix the federal Freedom of Information Act.

Or more specifically, Congress needs to fix it.

FOIA is a critical law for making sure the public has the ability to get copies of records the government might not want it to see.

For more than four decades, reporters and others have used the FOIA to uncover evidence of government waste, fraud, abuse and illegality.

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