Governor Pushes for More Transparency in State Procurement-Meanwhile, Some State Agencies Make it More Difficult to Access Important Procurement-Related Information


”’Editor’s note: This report was published on Jan. 24, 2006. On Jan. 25, 2006, the state Campaign Spending Commission republished the procurement related information that had been removed, making it once again accessible easily to the public.”’

On the heels of Gov. Linda Lingle issuing an executive memorandum to her cabinet members requiring they “ensure transparency in state procurement,” two state agencies autonomous from the governor