Now available: Sunshine Scorecard 2019

The Sunshine Scorecard, a project produced by the Florida Society of News Editors in conjunction with the First Amendment Foundation, has released its 2019 edition. The scoring system assigns points for a list of critical government openness bills. Votes against openness lose points; votes for openness gain points. The list of bills is determined by the Florida First Amendment Foundation in cooperation with FSNE.

To see the full scorecard and methodology, visit

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