And the Beat Goes On


Despite repeated denials by some reform groups, the recently passed ethics reforms are full of loopholes. USA Today and The Washington Post are now beginning to report on how "the more things change, the more they stay the same."

None of this is a great surprise, I suppose. That’s why it seems to us that transparency — 21st century style — may do more to stop bad things from happening than all the new laws that Congress passes.