Rebecca Knight

Rebecca Knight has an excellent accounting of the things Republicans did to block Democratic attempts to reform accounting and other business practices in their Corporate and Auditing Accountability, Responsibility, and Transparency Act of 2002. It’s at Southern Style. “Democrats have attempted several times to enact legislation to eliminate or restrict corporate corruption, but the Republicans voted them down. Now Bush is proposing many of the same ideas. ” Look about halfway down the page for the list.