Reforming Congress – Zach Graves, Head of Policy at the Lincoln Network (Part 1)

April 20, 2021   Matthew Chervenak

  • Congressional Reform
  • Video
  • 0:10 – Background
  • 2:23 – What are your broader interests into Congress?
  • 4:58 – What kinds of problems and solutions in Congress are you seeing relating to tech infrastructure?
  • 7:22 – What specific problems seem to need to be addressed in the short term?
  • 11:13 – Do committees have specific technology needs that differ from the rest of the institution?
  • 12:45 – What systems are in place to monitor the activity of legislation? And are there efforts to actively improve the system?
  • 15:27 – What solutions are readily available to solve these problems?
  • 23:14 – What insights have you learned about expertise in Congress?
  • 30:18 – On the loss of policy capacity across Congress
    [End of Part 1]