Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Shorter Brennan Center Comment on Ethics Deal
A bill that's supposed to bring greater disclosure and openness to Albany should, at the very least, be subject to public hearings. From what we can tell, this bill has good things, bad things, and missing things. We're all for speedy action, but that should not mean shutting out experts and the public entirely. That would almost certainly result in a much weaker bill than New York deserves.