The Value of Congressional Oversight

Former Representatives Hamilton and Clinger talked about the importance of congressional oversight of federal agencies. They focused… read more

Former Representatives Hamilton and Clinger talked about the importance of congressional oversight of federal agencies. They focused on the role of Congress in the oversight process and their responsibility to evaluate programs, and eliminate waste, fraud and abuse. They also discussed the decline in oversight and the difficulty for oversight committees to initiate change without legislative power. After their prepared remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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The Value of Congressional Oversight

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Program ID:
153986-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 3, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 2000

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  • Dec 03, 1999 | 10:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 06, 1999 | 9:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 13, 1999 | 5:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 04, 2000 | 3:23am EST | C-SPAN 2
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