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ASAP Announces Webinars!
Introduction to the FOIA is an audio webinar recorded by Scott Hodes, Anne Weismann and Dick Huff and provides a basic overview of the Act. NEW BENEFIT! This webinar is complimentary to ASAP members. All others may register for this webinar at the reduced rate of $49.00... details

ASAP Announces 2014 Board of Directors Results
On behalf of the ASAP Nominating Committee (Chair Anne Weismann, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington; Nikki Gramian, OGIS, National Archives and Records Administration; Harry Hammitt, Access Reports, Inc.; Michael Ravnitzky), we offer thanks to those of you who voted in the Board of Directors elections. We received over a 10% response which is a good return... details

ASAP Celebrates Sunshine Week with a Sale on Webinars!
That's right, ASAP is offering a ten percent discount on webinars. Even though Sunshine Week is only a week with kick off activities beginning on Friday, March 14, ASAP is celebrating throughout the month of March 31, and the savings go directly to you!... details

ASAP's Audit Report FYE 2012 is now Available
The certified public accounting firm of Barnes, Givens & Barnes, Ltd. recently completed its audit of ASAP finances for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012. The audit report is available for inspection in the ASAP offices between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm.

ASAP 6th Annual National Training Conference
ASAP President Scott Hodes opened the ASAP 6th Annual National Training Conference (NTC) to an audience of over 175 government information specialists and records managers. The training event was held on May 12-15, 2013 at the Renaissance Captial View Hotel in Arlington, Virginia.... details

ASAP Awards its Highest Honors to Miriam Nisbet and to the Public Interest Declassification Board
On May 13, ASAP President Scott Hodes presented Miriam Nisbet with the President's Award for Distinguished Public Service and the Direectors' Award for Superior Public Service to the Public.... details

Update on Federal Employee Travel to Conferences/Training Legislation ... details

ASAP Food For Thought – Another Capacity Crowd! ... details

Important! Good News From ASAP President Scott Hodes - OMB issues guidance on conference attendance. ... details

Position Classification - New Information! OPM has released for implementation the final Position Classification Flysheet for the Government Information Series, 0306. This series covers work involved in establishing, disseminating, or managing Government information, including two distinct functions: administration of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and of the Privacy Act ... details

ASAP Food for Thought Seminar Draws Capacity Audience: The Fun Continues on April 24 ... details

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