- To discuss transparency related to government data, audits, and the Freedom of Information Act.
- To consider legislative proposals that hold governmental entities more accountable to taxpayers.
- The committee will hold this hearing as part of Sunshine Week, a national initiative to promote the importance of open government.
- Members will discuss legislation that fosters government openness by subjecting federal entities and federally owned government-sponsored entities to more transparent measures.
Witnesses and testimonies
|Mr. Hudson Hollister||Founder and Executive Director||The Data Coalition|
|Mr. Norman Singleton||President||Campaign for Liberty|
|Mr. John Berlau||Senior Fellow||Competitive Enterprise Institute|
|Mr. Thomas Fitton||President||Judicial Watch|
|Richard Painter||Professor of Law||University of Minnesota Twin Cities|