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Committee Updates

Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress website Op-Ed by Reps. Kilmer and Graves: The bipartisan effort to reform Congress Committee Hearing: Cultivating Diversity and Improving Retention Among Congressional Staff To Reassert Its Lost Power, Congress Must Join the 21st Century Committee Hearing: Improving Constituent Engagement Capitol Hill lawmakers working to update how bills are drafted, published Against the odds, select committee aims to push Congress into the 21st century Congressional panel calls for lobbying disclosure reforms Transparency is focus of first recommendations from panel on modernizing Congress Bipartisan Policy Center Action Statement on Modernization Committee's First Set of Recommendations on Transparency Select Committee to Vote on First Round of Recommendations Confused by Congress’ bills? Maybe AI can help Committee Hearing: Recommendations for Making Legislative Information More Transparent Former Congress members throw support behind Office of Technology Assessment revival To modernize Congress, start with staffer pay and technology, retired lawmakers say Former lawmakers urge Congress to consider pay raises Fix Congress! Powerful testimony from six former lawmakers on how Congress is broken Committee Hearing: Former Members on Congressional Reform Issue One: Eight things you should know about the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Committee Hearing: Congressional Reforms of the Past and Their Effect on Today’s Congress Select Committee Member's Day Hearing Pay Raises, More Staff, Earmarks: Lawmakers Propose Ways to Overhaul Congress House leaders need to modernize Congress for the sake of America How is Congress Doing? Evaluating the Legislative Branch featuring Rep. Kilmer Congressional Institute: Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Members Named Tom Graves Named Republican Leader of Committee on Congressional Modernization Chairman Kilmer Statement on Speaker Pelosi’s Appointments to the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Q&A with Rep. Kilmer: Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Kilmer Named Chair of Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress H.Res. 3

Congress Working: Bipartisan Efforts in the 116th Congress

Bipartisan Lands Package

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