CQ Launches “Floor Video”

Congressional Quarterly Inc. has launched “CQ Floor Video,” which allows users to search and play video coverage of House and Senate floor debate after the words are spoken and hours before the Congressional Record is published.

From the release:

    CQ Floor Video offers subscribers:

  • Improved search: Comprehensive search, powered by CQ technology, delivers highly relevant text and video results tailored to users’ interests.

  • Enhanced alerts: Custom e-mail alerts, viewable on desktops and video-capable handheld devices, notify users when there is floor action on the issues they track.

  • CQ.com integration: Closed-captioned text includes links to bill scorecards that offer critical information about bills mentioned on the floor, including sponsor, cosponsor(s), date of introduction and all major action.