Here is Fridays look at transparency-related news items, todays congressional committee hearings, transparency-related bills introduced in Congress, and transparency-related events.

News Roundup:

  • Disclosed meeting logs show that Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, and other firms have been lobbying the Federal Reserve after the financial regulation bill was signed into law. (The Wall Street Journal)($)
  • The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board wants to make its enforcement proceedings public. (The Wall Street Journal)($)
  • Open Secrets looked at the challenges facing campaign finance reform proponents. (Open Secrets)
  • OMB Watch supported an effort to post government contracts online. (OMB Watch)
  • In anticipation of Hurricane Earl, FEMA and other agencies are posting relevant data and resources on their websites. (InformationWeek)

Relevant committee hearings scheduled for 9/3:

  • None

Relevant bills introduced:

  • None

Transparency events scheduled for 9/3:

  • None

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