The Transparency Caucus' Role
Transparency in government is crucial to our democracy because our government derives its power from the informed consent of the governed.
Sep 18, 2018 Press Release
Today, Rep. Mike Quigley applauded the launch of a new public website that will house Congressional Research Service reports in one central location.
Mar 22, 2018 Press Release
Today, Rep. Mike Quigley joined his colleagues in sending a letter to Chief Justice John Roberts in support of the expedited release of audio recording of arguments in Trump v. Hawaii.
Today, Rep. Mike Quigley announced that the Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act (ACMRA), which he re-introduced in December, passed out of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
This week, Rep. Mike Quigley re-introduced the Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act (ACMRA) to improve the public and congressional staff’s access to reports mandated by Congress through the establishment of a searchable central repository.
Nov 30, 2017 Press Release
Today, Rep. Mike Quigley re-introduced the Transparency in Government Act (TGA) to increase access, accountability, and transparency at every branch of the federal government.
Yesterday, Rep. Mike Quigley hosted a transparency briefing with former Director of the Office of Government Ethics, Walter Shaub.
Oct 12, 2017 Press Release
Today, the House Judiciary Committee approved legislation introduced by Congressman Darrell Issa to increase the ability of Congress to conduct oversight of the federal government.
Jul 17, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Mike Quigley released the following statement after Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) announced it will be making visitor logs to President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort public starting this fall.
Jun 28, 2017 Press Release
Today, Rep. Mike Quigley released the following statement on language included in the Legislative Branch Appropriations Subcommittee report directing the Congressional Research Service (CRS) to make their non-confidential reports available to the public.
Jun 20, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Mike Quigley joined nearly 200 Members of Congress in filing a federal lawsuit against President Trump for violating one of the Constitution’s critical anti-corruption provisions: the Foreign Emoluments Clause.