Public Access to Personal Congressional Papers

Ray Smock, Former historian of the U.S. House of Representatives, led a discussion with former members of congress about making their… read more

Ray Smock, Former historian of the U.S. House of Representatives, led a discussion with former members of congress about making their personal congressional papers publicly available. Two years previously, the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress started encouraging members to save all papers on issues they helped to introduce while members of the House. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was part of the annual conference of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress, held at the National Archives. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 27, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2011

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  • Aug 27, 2011 | 1:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 6:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2011 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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