December 2, 2020

Video: ARL’s Prue Adler and Others Discuss Public Access to CRS Reports During DC Briefing

The video was recorded at a U.S. House of Representatives Transparency Caucus  briefing that took place earlier today in Washington.

Opening Remarks by
Congressman Mike Quigley & Congressman Leonard Lance

Panelists
The Honorable Chris Shays, Represented the Fourth Congressional District in Connecticut from 1987-2008

Prue Adler, Associate Executive Director, Association of Research Libraries

Stan Brand, Senior Counsel, Akin Gump Law Firm

Kevin Kosar, Senior Fellow and Governance Project Director, R Street Institute

Background (if needed) about this ongoing issue is available this Sunlight Foundation Blog Post

Direct to CRS/U.S. Briefing Video

Worth Noting

Legislative research organization in other countries do an impressive job of making their reports and briefings accessible online.

Three Examples:

About Gary Price

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