Johanns Urges Transparency in Final Health Care Bill Negotiations

Washington, DC


Senator Mike Johanns signed a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) urging the utmost transparency as Democrats in the Senate and House of Representatives begin negotiations for a final health care bill. The letter, coordinated by Sen. John Thune (R-SD), cites President Obama's 2008 campaign promise to be transparent and open the negotiations to the American public. The letter was signed by 40 Senators.