Federal Government Information
A committee can hold open meetings usually to discuss a bill. These meetings are called hearings.
Interesting Examples of Hearings
Oil for Influence: How Saddam Used Oil to Reward Politicians Under the United Nations Oil-for-Food Program, Hearing Before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs from 2005
If you can't find a full text of a hearing online, you need the SuDoc number to find the paper copy. For example, the SuDoc number is given in the citation to the hearing for the State Department Employee Loyalty Investigation. Our paper copies of the hearings are on level 2.