Government Information Plans and Policies. Hearings before the Foreign Operations and Government Information Subcommittee of the House Committee on Government Operations. The texts have been placed online by Hathi Trust.
Part 3--Information Procedures in the
Department of Defense). Hearing of May 28, 1963. pp. 297-385.
Y 4.G 74/7:In 3/7/pt. 3
Part 4--Vietnam News Coverage. Hearing of
May 24, 1963. pp. 387-459.
Y 4.G 74/7:In 3/7/pt. 4
United States Information Problems in Vietnam. House Committee
on Government Operations report, October 1, 1963. v, 14 pp.
88th Congress, 1st session, House Report no. 797. The text has been placed on-line in the Virtual Vietnam Archive of the Vietnam Project at Texas Tech University.
CU serial set vol. 12548
News Policies in Vietnam. Hearings of the Senate Foreign Relations
Committee, August 17 and 31, 1966. 161 pp. The primary witnesses were Leonard Marks,
Director, USIA, and Arthur Sylvester, Asst. Sec. Def. for Public Affairs. The actual transcript ends on p. 113; it is
followed by a very diverse set
of documentary appendices. Note the transcript of Congressman Donald Rumsfeld, on Voice of America, July 6, 1966,
strongly endorsing freedom of information laws and
saying it is desirable that the press have the ability to sue to force government officials to release information
(pp. 121-123). The text has been placed online in
the Virtual Vietnam
Archive of the Vietnam Project, at Texas Tech University, in parts:
Front matter and pp. 1-46;
Y 4.F 76/2:V 67/9
Harrison E. Salisbury's Trip to North Vietnam. Hearings
before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, February 2, 1967.
Y 4.F 76/2:V 67/10
Government Information Policies and Practices--The Pentagon
Papers. Hearings before a subcommittee of the House
Committee on Government Operations, June 23-July 7, 1971.
Y 4.G 74/7:In 3/12/pt.1-3
Pentagon Rules on Media Access to the Persian Gulf War.
Hearing before the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs,
February 20, 1991. xxi + 1546 pp (mostly documentary appendices).
Includes considerable material on the Vietnam War.
Y 4.G 74/9:S.hrg.102-178
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