New Cosponsor for H.R. 1489 to Restore Glass-Steagall
June 9, 2012 • 10:00AM

On June 8th, Rep. Mazie Hirono [D-HI2] signed on as the 67th cosponsor of Rep. Marcy Kaptur's H.R. 1489, The Return to Prudent Banking Act.

After sitting dormant since February, the bill has seen a surge in activity in the wake of the J.P. Morgan Fail Whale revelations in mid-May. Rep. Hirono's action brings the total to 4 new cosponsors for this week.

LPAC maintains a regular list of the latest Congressional news regarding H.R. 1489, as well as a catalogue of institutional support for the bill, on our Glass-Steagall Current Support page.