Our first tweet, and a preview of our latest experiment

GovTrack has taken the plunge to Twitter. I’ll be tweeting from time to time as . Also, I’ve put up recommended hashtags  on the pages for bills so we can more easily track the chatter on legislation happening in the twitterverse. (It’s in the blue box on the right side.)

You might have noticed the last blog post was a bit out of the ordinary here. It wasn’t written by me, and it’s coverage of a recent congressional hearing. I’m starting up a new experiment, a citizen reporters team to cover the goings on in congress that the mainstream press doesn’t. Stay tuned!