Flake said he is preparing a list of additional reforms he would like to see to the process, including a ban on giving earmarks to firms run by campaign contributors a frequent practice for some Members.
Alluding to the charges against Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D), Flake asked, Whats the difference between selling a Senate seat and delivering a bunch of contracts for campaign cash?
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.