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Speaker Boehner Launches Flipboard Magazine: H-232

July 01, 2013

If you use Flipboard on your iPhone or Android device, you can follow Speaker Boehner and what’s happening in the U.S. House with our new magazine: H-232. Read More

Boehner: GOP Using Technology to Make Congress More Open & Transparent

June 06, 2013

Speaker Boehner today said Republicans are actively “using technology to make Congress more open and transparent...” Read More

Infographic: How the U.S. House is Leading on #OpenGov

June 06, 2013

The U.S. House of Representatives is more open and transparent than ever under Speaker John Boehner and the Republican majority. Read More

House “Doubled Down On its Pledge to Keep Innovating” By Expanding Docs.House.Gov

February 01, 2013

“The House has doubled down on its pledge to keep innovating,” says the Sunlight Foundation... Read More

#OpenGov: XML of House Floor Summaries Now Available in Bulk

January 08, 2013

The Office of the House Clerk today announced that House floor summaries are now available for bulk download in XML. Each House session (roughly a calendar year) is available in one bulk file, going back to the 109th Congress (2005). Click here and select the “Download XML” tab to try it out. Read More

Library of Congress Launches New

September 19, 2012

The Library of Congress today unveiled, a robust “new public beta site for accessing free, fact-based legislative information.” Read More

House Leaders Back Bulk Access to Legislative Information

June 06, 2012

House leaders today released the following statement today regarding House efforts to provide bulk access to legislative information. Read More

House Moving Forward on Bulk Legislative Info

May 31, 2012

The House of Representatives – which has been called the “most digitally inclined” in U.S. history – took another step today toward making bulk legislative information easily available to the public. Read More

Boehner Launches New With Mobile, Live Streaming, & More

May 15, 2012

Speaker John Boehner today launched a redesigned website featuring a more robust Speaker’s Blog, and emphasizing digital content like photos, videos, and live streams. Read More

New One-Stop Site for Live Video of House Committee Hearings

February 06, 2012

Now you can find live video from House committee hearings all on one simple website. The House Administration Committee and Library of Congress have joined forces on a new transparency project to: 1) provide “standardized and uniform live video-streaming” of House committee hearings on “one centralized website,” and 2) build an online video archive of committee hearings. Read More