38 - Open Views - Sunlight Foundation

Bill Allison, Greg Elin from SunlightFoundation.orgThe Sunlight Foundation was founded in January 2006 with the goal of using the power of the Internet and new information technology to enable citizens to learn more about what Congress and their elected representatives are doing.

Bill Allison is Senior Fellow at the Sunlight foundation, and a veteran investigative reporter. Greg Elin is the chief data architect at Sunlight Labs, the technology wing of the Sunlight Foundation.

We spoke about how the Sunlight Foundation's tools help to achive the goal of transparency in government, citizen journalism, political blogs and the technology framework that the Sunlight Foundation is creating.