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Scott Brown Stock Act

The Right Result for a Few of the Wrong Reasons: Why Nearly Everyone Favors the STOCK Act, and Should Continue to Do So

Project On Government Oversight | Posted 04.07.2012 | Politics
Project On Government Oversight

If it becomes law, the new measure will mark a step forward because, first of all, it removes any conceivable doubt about the legal prohibition on Members of Congress and their staffs who might be tempted into insider trading. Not that there was much doubt in the first place.

Congress Taking Action On Questionable Practice

Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

By LARRY MARGASAK, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Aware that most Americans would like to dump them all, members of Congress hope to regain so...

Ryan Grim

STOCK Act: Insider Trading Bill To Receive Senate Vote Next Week [UPDATE] | Ryan Grim | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Senate bill banning the trading of corporate stocks by members of Congress based on nonpublic political information will see a vote ne...

Max J. Rosenthal

Scott Brown's Strategic Silence On Stock Ownership | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) is touting President Barack Obama's call for legislation banning insider trading by members of Congress as a ...