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PHOTO: The First of Many 'Executive Sessions'

November 18, 2015

The House is returning to regular order, and these executive sessions are just the beginning. Read More

XML of House Bill Summaries Now Available in Bulk

February 04, 2014

The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) announced today that bill summaries from the House of Representatives are now available in XML format for bulk data download from GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys). Read More

Speaker Boehner Stops By Bulk Data Task Force Meeting

August 12, 2013

Speaker Boehner thanked the group for its efforts to make the House of Representatives more open and transparent. Read More

House Continues to “Embrace Innovation & Transparency in the Legislative Process”

July 31, 2013

Here’s what open government and transparency advocates are saying about the announcement by Speaker Boehner and Leader Cantor that the House is now making the U.S. Code available in XML … Read More

#OpenGov: House of Representatives Makes U.S. Code Available in Bulk XML

July 30, 2013

“Providing free and open access to the U.S. Code in XML is another win for open government,” said Speaker Boehner and Leader Cantor. 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

Boehner in POLITICO: Republicans are doing more with less to fix the budget

May 06, 2013

"With the House budget, Republicans have shown that the federal government can, and must, do more with less. We can get spending under control and achieve a balanced budget if the president and Washington Democrats come to the table willing to make the same tough choices American families and small businesses are making every day. These hardworking Americans must balance their budgets, and Washington owes it to them to do the same." Read More

New #OpenGov Video Search Tool Available on

April 09, 2013

Building on our effort to make the House of Representatives more open and accessible, the Office of the Clerk has rolled out a new way to search video archives from the House floor. 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