House Votes 411-8 to Pass Ethics Overhaul

Far-Reaching Measure Faces Senate Hurdles

By Jonathan Weisman

The House gave final and overwhelming approval yesterday to a landmark bill that would tighten ethics and lobbying rules for Congress, forcing lawmakers to more fully detail how their campaigns are funded and how they direct government spending.

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Published in: on August 1, 2007 at 8:48 am  Leave a Comment  

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