-Paul Begala, CNN
"This is a balanced and creative analysis of the opportunities and challenges of Congress' use of new information technologies, particularly the Internet. Employing original data and extensive secondary research, the author distills 'best practices' which apply not only to Congress, but to anyone hoping to effectively use new technology in the political process."
-Steve Frantzich, Professor, Department of Political Science, U.S. Naval Academy
"An information-age revolution in citizen expectations is running smack dab into the slow evolution of Congressional practices online. The future of democracy is in the balance. Congress Online presents an informed communications road map for those determined to ensure democratic legitimacy in the 21st century.
-Steven L. Clift, online strategist and publisher of Democracies Online
"Some on the Hill consider e-mail to be a bane, but we should consider it a boon. It's a powerful new link between the public and their representatives. There are ways to do it right and ways to do it wrong, and Congress Online shows the difference.."
-U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont, co-founder and co-chair of the Congressional Internet Caucus