ALEXANDER STATEMENT --PASSAGE OF S. 1, THE ETHICS REFORM BILL

Posted on August 2, 2007

“The bipartisan support for this bill showed that Congress is getting the message that the American people are concerned about the conduct of business in Washington. When it comes to good government, sunshine is the best disinfectant so openness and disclosure are the best reforms. The legislation passed by the Senate includes several steps towards shining the light on Congress while protecting the First Amendment right of citizens to petition their government.”