Frank takes issue with Slaughter on lockout

Kucinich, Jackie; Holzer, Jessica
September 2007
Hill;9/28/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 113, p1
The article reports that Democrat Representative Barney Frank of Massachusetts challenged House Rules Committee Chairwoman Louise Slaughter concerning the decision of the latter to lock out Republican amendments to a flood insurance bill in the U.S. Frank mentioned that he wanted to seek out opportunities to give members of the minority a fair consideration and to allow them to offer amendments. Slaughter's decision follows after the Republican Web site identified her management as out of order.


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