FOIFT opens registration for annual conference

The Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas Annual Conference returns as an in-person event on Sept. 24 at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center on the campus of the University of Texas, Austin.
According to FOIFT Director Kelley Shannon, an online livestream option is available for those who do not wish to attend in person. Registration is now open on the foundation’s website, www.foift.org.
The event brings together journalists, government leaders, attorneys and interested citizens to delve into the issues of government transparency and free speech. The John Henry Faulk Awards Luncheon will honor recipients of this year’s James Madison Award, the Spirit of FOI Award and the State Bar of Texas Gavel Awards.