U.S. Archivist Announces New Steps in Response to Withdrawal of Declassified Records

Archivist of the United States Allen Weinstein announced today several initiatives that he has implemented as part of the ongoing investigation into the withdrawal of previously declassified records at the National Archives. These steps include: the imposition of a moratorium, a “summit”, a call upon affected agencies, the initiation of a review of National Archives internal processes, and more.