Kick-starting the 113th Congress speakers announced


We are excited to announce the exciting lineup of experts and advocates from across the political spectrum that will be speaking at “Kick-starting the 113th Congress,” the next Advisory Committee on Transparency event.  The sixteen speakers will each have 3 minutes to present their actionable ideas to make government more transparent.

The lineup includes representatives of the Cato Institute, the Center for Effective Government, the Center for Responsive Politics, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, the Data Transparency Coalition,, Judicial Watch, the New America Foundation,, Princeton University, Robinson & Yu LLP, the Sunlight Foundation, the Sunshine in Government Initiative, and the Union of Concerned Scientists.

The event will be held on Monday, January 28th in room 2203 of the Rayburn House Office Building and start at 2:00 pm. Please RSVP to

Read more for a full list of speakers.