Advisory Committee on Transparency Examines Transparency in the 112th Congress

The Advisory Committee on Transparency, a project of the Sunlight Foundation that was created to share ideas with members of the Congressional Transparency Caucus, held a panel on October 1st. Jim Harper of the Cato Institute and the Sunlight Foundation's John Wonderlich, joined Hugh Halpern, the Staff Director of the House Committee on Rules, to discuss the successes and failures of Congress' initiatives to make the legislative branch more open, possible impediments to future progress, and what is on the openness horizon for the 113th Congress. A video of the panel will be available here.