TITLE

Committees grapple with disclosures

AUTHOR(S)
Bogardus, Kevin
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 68, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the enactment of ethics reform provisions which will provide transparency into the possible differences of interest in earmark request. The legislatures are pushing for the new standards and more responsibility in the appropriations procedures. The House and Senate are discussing the lobby reform bill which will be taken up in their conference and once the bill becomes a law, it will require both committees to post their earmark disclosure statements online.
ACCESSION #
25413945

 

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