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New Kansas Websites Aim To Promote Government Accountability

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    New Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer says the state will launch two new accountability websites aimed at promoting government transparency.
    Colyer signed an executive order requiring state agencies to set performance goals and develop ways to measure their progress toward meeting them so that the information can be available online. The order calls for the state to have a website posting the information within four months.
    Another executive order creates a website for posting notices of agencies' public meetings and documents associated with those meetings. Colyer said it would be set up within three months.
     Colyer also signed orders designed to make obtaining government documents less expensive and to prevent officials from using private email accounts for state business.
 

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