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Congress Should Make ALL Bills, with Markups, Available for Public Inspection, ON the internet
 


21 July 2007 at 8:14:59 AM
salon

for at least two weeks before they begin a debate. If there was a road going to go right through the middle of my house, the Powers That Be would have to post it someplace so that I could go look at the proposed route and see how it impacts me. WHY should it be any different with congressional bills? It isn't just that Congress would also actually have the time, if they took it, to actually read the bills, but that WE would also have time to read the bills and tell our representatives about what we think. It would also give newspapers time to analyze, even a little bit, the bills, and try to simplify them for the main points so that the public can get past all the fancy language.

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