Latest update: December 27th, 2012
More than half of all U.S. House members signed the Dec 21 letter. In addition to the members listed above, Eric Cantor (R-VA), Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Robert Brady (D-PA), Robert J. Dold, (R-IL), Ted Deutch (D-FL), Doug Lamborn (R-CO), Robert Turner (R-NY), Steve Rothman (D-NJ), Brad Sherman (D-CA), Allyson Y. Schwartz (D-PA), Michael Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Steve Israel (D-NY), Michael Grimm (R-NY), Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Paul Ryan (R-WI), Jim Jordan (R-OH), John Sarbanes (D-MD), Nita M. Lowey (D-NY), Louie Gohmert (R-TX), Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL), were amongst the signers as well.
About the Author: Lori Lowenthal Marcus is the US correspondent for The Jewish Press. She is a recovered lawyer who previously practiced First Amendment law and taught in Philadelphia-area graduate and law schools.
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