- When: Friday, December 7, 2012 at 11 AM PT / 12 PM MT / 1 CT / 2 ET.
- Where: On Twitter. Add #FOIAchat to tweets to participate, follow @FOIAchat.
- What: Come learn from some of the best journalists on the web about public records tips and techniques. Find out what you should be requesting and how to interpret request results. This is a great chat for professionals without public records experience, student journalists, politics writers and activists. All levels of experience are welcome.
FOIAchat is a weekly conference on Twitter from 2 PM to 3 PM EST under the hashtag #foiachat. The discussion invites collaboration between activists, citizens, bloggers and journalists on public records requests topics. Topics include the Freedom of Information Act and state equivalents, open meetings laws, and related issues.