House GOP Launches Congressional Transparency Initiative

House GOP Launches Congressional Transparency Initiative gopleader.gov 11-19-09
GOP Leader: “The American people are fed up with Congress tucking special-interest provisions into bills behind closed doors, secretly changing bills without a vote, and passing bills no one has read.”

Washington, Nov 19 – House Republicans today launched a new effort to change the way Congress works, calling on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to schedule an immediate vote on five common-sense reforms that will bring greater transparency to the legislative process and make Congress more open and accountable to the people it serves …. Read More