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Does Going Online Mean Transparency for Public Officials?

More elected officials are every day joining in social networks. Some see the trend as a score for government transparency, but do 140-character political dispatches really translate to better information about how government works? University of Illinois at Chicago communications professor Steve Jones explains.

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