By televising high-level congressional meetings on key issues, as President Trump did yesterday at the White House amongst a bipartisan group of lawmakers on school safety, the American people are witnessing firsthand how legislation is formed; the proverbial “sausage making” of lawmaking.
A smart move by the president on a number of levels. The first being that the American people crave transparency in our government. Voters want to know what our lawmakers are doing and saying, and whether or not they deserve re-election — especially with the midterm elections approaching. Congressional… …read more
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