Labor History in 2:00

July 4 - The Guiding Light of Transparency

July 4, 2020

On this day in Labor History the year was 1966.  That was the day that the Freedom of Information Act was signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson.  The act required government agencies to respond to citizen requests for information.  John Moss, a Democratic Congressman from California fought for the passage act for more than a decade.