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About Congressional Hearings Digital Collection

Subject Access provided by a joint purchase of the the WUSTL Olin and Law Libraries. 'Published hearings are the official record of committee hearings proceedings. Hearings, which are usually open to the public, are held to enable committees to gather opinions and information to help Members make decisions regarding proposed legislation or to help them fulfill their oversight and investigation responsibilities.' (from Committee Hearings Overview) Part of ProQuest Congressional; deselect Committee Prints, CRS Reports, House & Senate Documents, House & Senate Reports, Legislative Histories, Serial Set Maps, and Serial Set if you do not choose to search those as well as the Hearings.
Sources Congressional hearings.
Dates Covered 1824 to the present.
Help Documents Click on Help in database.
Print Counterpart (backfiles) No one print counterpart; most or all components of this database do exist in print.
Provider ProQuest
Access On the web, limited to current WU students, faculty, and staff. Access to restricted resources from outside the WU campuses.
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