Highlights from Senate Republican Conference Hearing: Protecting Main Street Jobs From Lawsuit Abuse

Here are highlights from a March 16, 2009, hearing on tort reform. Sen. John Cornyn chaired a hearing hearing to discuss reforms that will protect Main Street jobs from lawsuit abuse. Republicans are committed to reforming our legal system to ensure that job creation is not hindered by out-of-control lawsuits. Witnesses included economist Theodore H. Frank, lawsuit abuse victim Crystal Chodes, author Philip Howard, Dr. David Teuscher, MD, and Professor Chris Drahozal.