The Advisory Committee on Transparency will host a briefing to provide an overview of transparency in the federal government, with a focus on where Congress likely will concentrate its attention and the status of past legislative efforts.
Daniel Schuman, policy director for Demand Progress
Liz Hempowitz, director of policy for The Project On Government Oversight
Freddy Martinez, policy advisor for Open The Government
Moderator: Courtney Buble, GovExec
About The Advisory Committee on Transparency: Democracy is dependent upon a transparent, accountable, and effective government. The Advisory Committee is a decade-old effort to educate policymakers on transparency-related issues, problems, and solutions and shares ideas with members of the Congressional Transparency Caucus. It hosts events to discuss important and wide-ranging transparency policy issues with experts from a variety of backgrounds and develops educational publications and provides timely information to the public and members of Congress.