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Open thread: An open House of Representatives?

Posted 02 Feb 2012 by 

Jason Hibbets (Red Hat)
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Open thread: An open House of Representatives?
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Today, the US House of Representatives is hosting a 2-day conference about how they can be more open and transparent about what they do under the dome. They are exploring ideas and recommendations on how to create transparency

on how legislative information is created and made available for public access. You might be following the conversation on Twitter (#LDTC) or watching the live webcast.

What do you think should come out of the conference? What results are you looking for and what ideas do you have to create more efficiency and transparency for the US House?

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Jason Hibbets is a project and community manager in Corporate Marketing at Red Hat where he is the lead administrator, content curator, and community manager for He has been with Red Hat since 2003 and is the author of, The foundation for an open source city. Prior roles include senior marketing specialist, Red Hat Knowledgebase maintainer, and support engineer. Follow him on Twitter: @

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