NDAs: Is the government representing your best interests by keeping secrets?
NDA = Non-Disclosure Agreements. Agreements to parties in a (usually) settled lawsuit to not say or disclose anything whatsoever regarding the settlement terms.
When government... federal, state, local, etc... settled a lawsuit against them, a NDA is a very common clause in the settlement. What do you think?
1) Yes, it's perfectly fine.
2) It's only acceptable fine in cases of legitimate national security. Otherwise, no.
3) No, it's never fine. I, as a taxpayer and citizen, have the right to know what my representative government is doing.
4) #3, but with legitimate national security exceptions.