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What’s in the House’s Modernization Legislation?

January 6, 2020  ·  Casey Burgat
On December 12th, the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress turned its bipartisan recommendations into a legislative reality when Chairman Derek Kilmer (D-WA) introduced H. Res… Read More

January 10 conference on oversight

January 3, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
Registration is free and easy. Click here. Read More

Your guide to what happens next with impeachment

December 30, 2019  ·  James Wallner
Now that the House of Representatives has voted to impeach President Trump, action shifts to the Senate, whose members are charged by the Constitution to determine… Read More

New TechCongress fellows are coming

December 30, 2019  ·  Kevin Kosar
Six new Congressional Innovation Fellows have been selected, and will head to Capitol Hill in 2020. You can learn more about them here. Read More

Emerging case law on congressional oversight

December 27, 2019  ·  Kevin Kosar
The Levin Center at Wayne Law is hosting a morning symposium on January 24, 2020, on emerging federal case law related to congressional oversight investigations.  The conference will present a… Read More

Which senators and representatives tweet the most?

December 23, 2019  ·  Kevin Kosar
Source: Quorum.us Source: Quorum.us These questions and many more are answered in Quorum’s 2019 report, “Congress on Social Media.” Copies are available here. Read More

ICYMI: The minority witness rule explained, and why it might be irrelevant for impeachment

December 20, 2019  ·  Casey Burgat
(Editor’s Note: This piece first appeared on the Brookings Institution’s FixGov blog on December 12, 2019.) In nearly every hearing throughout the President Trump impeachment saga,… Read More

Old delay tactics won’t work in an impeachment trial

December 19, 2019  ·  James Wallner
The House Judiciary Committee released its report to accompany the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump approved last week by its members on a party-line… Read More

Save the Date: January 10 conference on oversight

December 18, 2019  ·  Kevin Kosar
Registration is free and easy. Click here. Read More

First steps in a Senate impeachment trial

December 17, 2019  ·  James Wallner
Source: Doc.House.Gov Senate Democrats are looking for leverage to strengthen their position in negotiations with Republicans to determine what, if any, new rules are needed to structure an anticipated… Read More