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  1. NewsiT Founder Discusses Open Government

    NewsiT founder/CEO Melinda Wittstock put on her radio hat Tuesday night and hosted “Assembly Conversations,” an hour-long statewide broadcast on Virginia Public Radio stations.  Melinda’s topic was “Open Government” and related issues being considered by the Virginia General Assembly, and her guests were Ginger Stanley, executive director of the Virginia Press Association, and Megan Rhyne, executive director of the Virginia Coalition for Open Government.  Here’s a link to listen to the full show: http://virginiapublicradio.org/

    Among the legislation the open-government groups are following are proposals to make voting easier for military personnel stationed overseas, and NewsiT has a related assignment:  http://newsit.net/assignments/did-your-vote-count