Congress quietly repeals plan for Int...

Congress quietly repeals plan for Internet financial disclosures

There are 6 comments on the Reuters story from Apr 12, 2013, titled Congress quietly repeals plan for Internet financial disclosures. In it, Reuters reports that:

The Congress on Friday voted to repeal a plan to require Internet posting of a vast database of financial disclosures from congressional staff and many executive branch employees required by a new ethics-in-government law.

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bottlecap

Orlando, FL

#2 Apr 12, 2013
At long last!!! BIPARTISANSHIP.

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#3 Apr 12, 2013
The last thing they need right now is for the world to see where their money is.
Ninthman

“Obama Shames the USA”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#4 Apr 12, 2013
Obama is a tax-cheat and Biden is a cheap skate.
JZ and Beyonce are garbage to feed the Cuban military. Pure stupid filth.
really

Menard, TX

#5 Apr 13, 2013
"Congress quietly repeals plan for Internet financial disclosures"

What we don't know can't hurt them (as in not being reelected).
Gary

Bellingham, WA

#6 Apr 13, 2013
Time for some whistleblowers.
C Oincidence

Pottstown, PA

#7 Apr 18, 2013
Yup. Obama signed the bill Mon April 15. The basis of the repeal stems from a bill Eric Cantor introduced in 2012.

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/04/...

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0212/726...

Harry Reid introduced latest bill S. 716 with no debate.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/politics/s...

Business as usual. The 60 Minutes report was just a bump.

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