Angus King, Lisa Murkowski and others say that their bipartisan legislation might have a better chance of passing in a divided Congress compared to Democratic proposals. Photo: Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call/ZUMA Press; Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images
Angus King, I., Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R., Alaska, will introduce a bill on Wednesday which would require that the U.S. Supreme Court create its own code within a period of one year. This follows media reports raising questions over whether Justices Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, and their disclosures.
King said: 'It is pitiful we have to introduce this legislation--it is pathetic that the Supreme Court didn't do this themselves.'