Time to re-frame the debate I think. Forget transparency in government, its not gonna happen (and in a very few cases shouldn't happen). It IS time for politicians to be pressured for honest answers. Politicians (no need to name them all) are avoiding accountability by either being 'not available' for interview, or being let off the hook by journalists too slow-witted to know when they are being scammed. Let's try a 'Tell us the truth' campaign. Simple question: "Is that the truth John?" No excusing "to the best of my knowledge" stuff. Just a simples question: "Is that the truth?"