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Franked Materials

The House Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards (Commission) regulates the content of official House office mass communications, including, but not limited to, postal mail, electronic mail, handouts, text messages (and similar electronic messaging methods), advertisements (including digital, newspaper, radio, and television), robo calls, and other paper-based, telecommunications-based, and digital communications.

In accordance with House Rules, Members must submit the contents of unsolicited mass communications to the Commission and obtain the approval of the Commission before the communications can be sent. Copies of materials approved by and filed with this Commission from January 2018 to the present, are available online here.

Materials from January 1996 to December 2017, are available for viewing and photocopying through in-person visits to the Legislative Resource Center.

Obtain Documents

Public disclosure documents filed with the Clerk are available from:

Legislative Resource Center
B81 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-6612
Phone: (202) 226-5200
Office Hours: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mass Communications

Office of the Clerk - U.S. Capitol, Room H154, Washington, DC 20515-6601 | (202) 225-7000

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