“It is the public policy of this State that public bodies exist to aid in the conduct of the people’s business and that the people have a right to be informed as to the conduct of their business.”
– Illinois Open Meetings Act, 5 ILCS 120/1.
The excerpt above is what greets you when you go to the Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor page.
How apropos. And how timely.
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