New Report Documents Overclassification of Gov’t Docs.
The Report on Cost Estimates for Security Classification Activities for 2003 from the Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO). [Link]
See this article and this article for perspectives on the overclassification of government documents compiled at taxpayer expense.
In addition, here is a press release from Senator Ron Wyden about recently introduced bipartisan legislation to create an “independent National Security Classification Board to recommend changes to classification standards and process and reexamine classification decisions.”