It builds a public base of support for a legislative branch agency that far too often has suffered from the budget axe over the last two decades.
Why I Came To Believe CRS Reports Should be Publicly Available (and Built a Website to Make it…
Daniel Schuman

I would think that here lies the worry. If public support is a goal/benefit, will CRS benefit from a well-funded lobbying effort to make its summary of climate science include other viewpoints? Are they ready for a scored vote demanding some change?