Bill Summaries: all (2017-2018 Session)

  • Summary date: Mar 15 2017 - View summary

    Urges Congress to enact an "American Economic Recovery Program," consisting of specified proposals that (1) restore the provisions of the Glass­Steagall Act which aim to restore the separation of investment and commercial banking, (2) return to a national banking system, (3) use the federal credit system to build a modern network of high­speed rail, power generating systems, water projects, and urban and rural infrastructure, and (4) launch an initiative to rebuild our space program to explore the solar system and inspire future generations.