Congressional Research Service Podcasts

09.27.17 | 1 min read | Text by Steven Aftergood

For those who like to receive their government policy information and analysis in audio format (I don’t), the Congressional Research Service has launched a new series of podcasts.

The first ones, produced by the CRS Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division, are a little rusty, as if the CRS analysts were reading from prepared texts rather than engaging in live conversation. But the effort seems like a worthwhile experiment in outreach– even if it was only intended for a restricted congressional audience:

Human Trafficking

An Overview of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

Investment Provisions in U.S. Trade Agreements