How to Shed Some Light Using the Freedom of Information Act

This week is Sunshine Week, a nationwide reminder and celebration of our access to public information via the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).  Passed in 1966, the FOIA requires U.S. government agencies to release their records to the public upon Continue Reading

Background on Pennsylvania legislative redistricting

On February 21, 2019, Muhlenberg College hosted a public discussion about the issue of legislative redistricting and the fairness, or unfairness, of legislative district maps in Pennsylvania. Trexler Library social sciences librarian, Jess Denke, has compiled a bibliography of recent Continue Reading