White House Electronic Records Preservation

The hearing was held to investigate the level of compliance from the White House with the Presidential Records Act, specifically in the… read more

The hearing was held to investigate the level of compliance from the White House with the Presidential Records Act, specifically in the preservation of email. In September 2002, the Bush Administration had switched from an adequate archiving system to an inadequate system that routinely lost documents and was easily accessible for modification by officials in the White House. In addition, there were allegations that senior officials used email addresses provided by the Republican Party for correspondence, which were not saved by the system at all. close

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White House Electronic Records Preservation

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Program ID:
204183-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 26, 2008
Last Aired:
Mar 3, 2008

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  • Feb 26, 2008 | 8:46pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 29, 2008 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 03, 2008 | 12:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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