Resources For The Press
Committee on Ways and Means Press Office
Communications Director: Caroline Behringer
Press Secretary: Kevin Parker
Press Office: (202) 225-4021
Covering Committee Hearings and Markups
Only accredited members of the media may sit at the press table or film hearings and markups. For more information on covering hearings, click here.
Equipment cannot be broken down or removed during a hearing or markup except during breaks or a recess.
Flash photography is prohibited once the hearing or markup has begun.
No food or beverage is allowed in the committee hearing room.
Obtaining Video Coverage
First Call handles all requests for video footage of committee hearings or markups.
A formal request must be submitted, and can be found here.
A committee signature is not required, verbal confirmation is sufficient.