"In 2013, nobody is going to admit discrimination," said Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo.

Lawmakers Voice Support for Disparate Impact

Despite complaints from bankers that the controversial legal theory is unfair, many lawmakers said it has been a useful tool in combatting discrimination.

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