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U.S. Rep. Justin Amash introduces bill to make legislation more transparent, easier to understand

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash introduces bill to make legislation more transparent, easier to understand

By Aaron Aupperlee | aaupperl@mlive.com
on February 22, 2013 at 4:12 PM
Updated February 22, 2013 at 7:38 PM

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — In his first two years on Capitol Hill, U.S. Rep. Justin Amash and his staff tried to read every piece of legislation that crossed his desk.

They learned a lot, chiefly that federal laws can be nearly impossible to understand.

Read more: http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2013/02/us_...

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That'll Be The Day :

Before the Never Ending State of Emergency the Repre-hensitives had to set through readings of their paper gurgitations 3 times before a vote.

If they still followed their own rules they would be so busy reading to each other nothing would get passed.

Ahhhh . . . Heaven.

The Constitution is a Trust : http://www.The-Legacy.Info

I think I remember Rand trying to pass a bill that required

everyone who votes on a bill must READ IT! What a fcuked up situation it is when you have to legislate that members of congress be required to know what they are voting on before they vote. CLEARLY in our corporate fascist state our so called leaders are hardly more than puppets on a string controlled by special interests.

Reminds me a resolution that came before

the Resolutions Committee at the last Texas GOP convention. The proposed resolution would have limited new bills to be no longer than the Constitution- presumably, counting words. Most in the Committee and spectators saw merit to this idea, but the resolution was not adopted.