Ashley Castello

The purpose of a congressional hearing is held to gather information. They are also an essential part of the process in nominating someone to the supreme court, or any other presidential nominee. They can also be a forum for proposed legislation, conducting an investigation, or evaluating a government department or congressional law. Hearings may simply explore topics of current interest and are almost always open to the public.

Thanks, Natalie and Krista, for the additional resources.

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