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72 Online Endorsement List

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.”

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.

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NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

Open government
ReadtheBill.org [3]
American Library Association [4]
OMB Watch [5]

Taxpayers
National Taxpayers Union [6]
Taxpayers for Common Sense [7]

Good government
Common Cause [8]
Project on Government Oversight [9]

Health
Families USA [10]

Science
Union of Concerned Scientists [11]

Environment
Alaska Wilderness League [12]
Friends of the Earth [13]
Natural Resources Defense Council [14]

Arms Control
Council for a Livable World [15]

PROMINENT INDIVIDUALS
The following include current and former government officials, authors, celebrities, etc. (*affiliations for identification purposes only):

Amy Domini* [16] — 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.

Michael R. Klein* [17] — Co-founder and Chairman of CoStar Group, the number one commercial real estate information company in the U.S. and U.K. He also had a distinguished career with the law firm Wilmer Hale.

David Wallechinsky* [18] — Author or coauthor of 17 books, including “The People’s Almanac”, “What Really Happened to the Class of ’65”, and “The Complete Book of the Olympics”.

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. (Note: News media below do not necessarily support or oppose any legislation, nor agree with the views of ReadtheBill.org.)

Newspapers
The Chronicle (Centralia, WA) [19]
The Columbian (Vancouver, WA) [20]
The Olympian (Olympia, WA) [21]
Roll Call (Capitol Hill, Washington, DC) [22]

Columnists & media pundits
David Brooks (Republican columnist, New York Times) [23]

LIST NOTES:
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