Reminiscent of John Kerry, Walter Jones, NC-3, Republican, was one of the original CO-SPONSORS of the DISCLOSE Act in the House but he ultimately voted against it. I can find no explanation online for his about-face on this bill. I can only pray that he faced pressure from his constituents or that he woke up and decided to actually read the bill the that he co-sponsored.

This bill is so bad that even the ACLU opposed it.

The bill is set to be voted on in the Senate any day now.

Here is a summary of the bill: (more…)