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MEMBERS OF CONGRESS
H.Res.688 cosponsors (Full list [1] —Write your rep [2])
The following representatives have cosponsored H.Res.688, a resolution introduced Feb. 16, 2006 by Rep. Brian Baird to establish the 72 Online rule:

Baldwin, Tammy (D-WI-02) [3]
Bean, Melissa (D-IL-08) [4]
DeLauro, Rosa L. (D-CT-03) [5]
Maloney, Carolyn B. (D-NY-14) [6]

…and many other male representatives.

NEWS MEDIA
The following have written favorable newspaper editorials or expressed opinion by other means in support of generally requiring that proposed legislation and conference reports be posted on the Internet for 72 hours before floor consideration in Congress.

(no female columnists or pundits at this time)

ENDORSERS OF THE 72 ONLINE RULE
The following organizations and prominent individuals have endorsed the following statement: “We support the 72 Online rule to require generally that legislation and conference reports be posted on the Internet for 72 hours before floor consideration in Congress.”

Organizations
(no women’s organizations yet)

Prominent individuals
Amy Domini [7] — Founder and CEO of Domini Social Investments. Named by Time magazine in 2005 to the Time 100 list of the world’s most influential people.

Note: Endorsers of the 72 Online concept do not necessarily support or oppose any legislation, nor agree with the views of ReadtheBill.org or other endorsers on specific legislation or other matters.

72 Online Endorsement List: National [8]–About [9]–Add your organization. [10]


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