Ways and Means SLIDE

Where Does Sunlight Go to Die?

Read a cautionary tale of how a bill protecting the rights of pregnant workers was almost gutted when the powerful Ways & Means committee rewrote the bill without any debate or discussion.

We've come to feel lucky when progressive bills even make it out of committee. But after committees and passage by the two chambers -- Ways & Means is a final destination where spooky things often happen in the dark.

Read the cautionary tale about why sunlight, democracy--and making noise--is important. 

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