Long has signed on to become one of the Freshman 50, a coalition of candidates who agree to six reforms. One of those reforms is to insist that entire bills must be read on the floor of Congress, and only those members present for the entire reading would be allowed to vote.
Wouldn't that cause gridlock?
"Maybe we need some gridlock in Washington," said Long.
Friday, July 23, 2010
Billy Long: Maybe we need some gridlock in Washington
In an interview with the Springfield News-Leader, Springfield auctioneer Billy Long talks about joining the Freshman 50: