Super Bowl 2018: Looking deeper into the bidding process

What promises did Minnesota leaders make to the National Football League in order to secure the 2018 Super Bowl? Since May of this year, PRM has been asking this question via public record requests submitted to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA) and several cities. PRM’s investigative process has been covered on our blog, as […]

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PRM expands civic engagement education

On August 18, Public Record Media (PRM) will host a workshop on Freedom of Information (FOIA) laws at the main branch of the Duluth Public Library in Duluth, Minnesota.  The event will take place from 6:00pm-8:00pm, and will be free to the public. PRM’s board recently approved a public education series that centers on information […]

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PRM updates: Common Core, health program audits

Public Record Media has several Freedom of Information (FOI) projects underway at present.  The following updates relate to our most recent FOI work. “Common Core” project The set of K-12 educational standards known as “Common Core” has become controversial since its announcement in 2010. The standards were originally crafted by the National Governors Association, with […]

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