Secrecy: FOIA

Livestream: Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Freedom of Information Act

By William Ford
Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 10:17 AM

The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing Tuesday morning at 10:15 a.m. on "The Freedom of Information Act: Examining the Administration's Progress on Reforms and Looking Ahead." The committee will hear testimony from the following witnesses:

  • Melanie Ann Pustay, director of the Office of Information Policy at the Justice Department (Prepared Testimony)

  • Alina Semo, director of the Office of Government Information Services at the National Archives (Prepared Testimony)

  • David Powner, director of Information Technology Management Issues at the Government Accountability Office (Prepared Testimony)

Committee chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) delivered an opening statement.

Watch the hearing live: