We’re excited to share the schedule with you for our Congressional Training Program for the 118th Congress. This curriculum covers all the essential aspects of Congressional oversight and investigations.
The First Hybrid Oversight Boot Camp
At the first hybrid Oversight Boot Camp, 35 staffers from 18 different congressional committees learned how to successfully conduct a congressional oversight investigation.
The Paper Trail
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Trainings & Boot Camp
Learn more about POGO's Congressional Oversight Training Program, customized staff briefings, and the twice-yearly Oversight Boot Camp.
Congressional Oversight Training Resources
Browse all resources, handouts, and recordings from past congressional oversight trainings.
Handbook: The Art of Congressional Oversight
We've developed a congressional oversight handbook to help improve the quality of oversight activities on the Hill.
Congressional Oversight Workbook
Supplemental to the Art of Congressional Oversight Handbook, this workbook provides templates and tips that guides investigators through the steps of an oversight investigation.
An Inside Look Into the 14th Oversight Boot Camp
At the 14th Oversight Boot Camp, 25 congressional staffers from 14 different congressional committees learned how to successfully conduct a congressional oversight investigation.
Learn more about what POGO has to offer
Our investigations into waste, fraud, corruption, and abuse of power allow us to find deficiencies in federal government policies, programs, and projects.
Center for Defense Information
The goal of the Center for Defense Information is to secure far more effective and ethical military forces at significantly lower cost.
The Constitution Project
The Constitution Project works to combat the increasing partisan divide regarding our constitutional rights and liberties.
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