American Library Association releases 2009 Legislative Scorecards

Contact: Jenni Terry

Press Officer

ALA Washington Office


For Immediate Release

May 11, 2010


WASHINGTON, D.C. - The American Library Association (ALA) Washington Office has released the association's 2009 Legislative Scorecards for the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives.

The Legislative Scorecards outline votes and support of legislation that is important to and has an impact on the library community.

The ALA provides the scorecard as a tool to ALA members for gauging their elected official's support of library related legislation.

The 2009 scorecards are available at