Read the Bill Has 98 Cosponsors


The Read the Bill bill (H. Res. 554) continues to gain support in Congress and has nearly reached 100 cosponsors in the House. The cosponsors in the House fall across all ideological lines from liberal Democrat to conservative Republican. The cross-partisan support for this bill demonstrates the wide appeal that legislative transparency is garnering. When you can have Jeff Flake and Jesse Jackson, Jr. support the same bill, you know you’re doing something right.

You can help increase the number of cosponsors for the bill by going to and calling your congressman to tell them to support the bill.