STOCK Act seriously deficient

While it’s a step in the right direction, the STOCK Act fails to encompass real estate and other capital investments and transactions by members of Congress. This is a major hole that needs to be plugged to protect the public from greedy lawmakers’ nefarious schemes.

House overwhelmingly approves bill banning lawmaker insider-trading

The House easily approved legislation on Thursday making it clear that insider trading by members of Congress is illegal.

via House overwhelmingly approves bill banning lawmaker insider-trading – The Hill’s Floor Action.

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