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Rand Paul thinks Senators should actually read the bills they are voting on

Well, here’s a novel idea: Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) has introduced legislation that would make it mandatory for elected lawmakers to actually read bills before voting for or against them.

From Washington, D.C. on Friday, Sen. Paul put forth a bill that, if passed, would permit one full day of reading for every 20 pages of legislation being presented.

Read More at http://rt.com/usa/news/paul-read-legislation-bill-329/



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They should be reading them

They should be reading them anyways... It's their job!

Then again I believe in simplicity of law making. Forcing these old farts to actually read upwards to 500 pages of new laws might make them want to keep things simple.