Is Your Congressman Trading on Inside Information?

There are 11 comments on the Nov 14, 2011, www.theatlantic.com story titled Is Your Congressman Trading on Inside Information?. In it, www.theatlantic.com reports that:

CBS aired a report last night about congressional insider trading, based on a new book by Peter Schweizer of the Hoover Institution. The allegations are pretty lurid:

Join the discussion below, or Read more at www.theatlantic.com.

Since: Feb 07

Whitman,Ma

#1 Nov 14, 2011
They all seem to get rich when they get into Congress. Even the ones who go to jail have lots of money. Ever seen a poor member of Congress? Not in my lifetime nor anyone in the future.

“FREEDOM”

Since: Dec 08

Bethel NY

#2 Nov 14, 2011
DOES A BEAR SHIT IN THE WOODS??.....They ALL are!
The ones who deny it??? ITS THEM!!

“Proud To Be An American”

Since: Apr 07

Location hidden

#3 Nov 14, 2011
Privileged to insider trading, privileged to mandate you to buy obamacare, etc. These lowlife self-serving bastards and bitches can all go pluck themselves.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#4 Nov 15, 2011
Well DUH!
discount air

B M Goldwater A F Range, AZ

#5 Nov 15, 2011
Dr. Bill_mr! ask about in4mation trade? ;)
true

Charlottesville, VA

#6 Nov 15, 2011
Hey congress votes on who gets a military contract and watch that companys stocks sore
Pelosi has increased her wealth 69% in just 2 years wow what a job
IM RUNNING FOR CONGRESS

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#7 Nov 15, 2011
Why aren't the 'occupyers' in congress and the whitehouse?
true

Charlottesville, VA

#8 Nov 15, 2011
RustyS wrote:
Why aren't the 'occupyers' in congress and the whitehouse?
Because most of the occupyers are I want what you have obamanites
WearBoots

United States

#10 Nov 15, 2011
FRONTIERSMAN wrote:
DOES A BEAR SHIT IN THE WOODS??.....They ALL are!
The ones who deny it??? ITS THEM!!
BUT, they write the Laws and Rules so it is all OK, right? After all they are in a class by themselves, better than you and me - Talk about class warfare!

“FREEDOM”

Since: Dec 08

Bethel NY

#11 Nov 15, 2011
REPORT: Pelosi's credit card bonanza...

Calls '60 Minutes' report 'right-wing smear'...

Ole Plastic face,.."DOTH PROTESTING"

60 minuets RIGHT WING SMEAR???...The most LOONY Crap on the media???...next the ACLU?...or ACORN?...the NAACP?...better yet the AFLCIO?...RIGHT WING SMEAR CREATURES??

This FRISCO LYING PHONEY,HIPPOCRAT,THE JET PELOSI..is beyond any Honesty,decency,Americanism... a FRIGGEN CRAZY LOON...!
discount air

B M Goldwater A F Range, AZ

#12 Nov 16, 2011
RustyS wrote:
Why aren't the 'occupyers' in congress and the whitehouse?
Wow- U r so smart to ask!!!
1.the scienteeth used Obamath
II. the congruss press the Fed Res Note
three. the Wal St. babee anchor marketing and talkin Money
For. the Bible occuppie Jesus
5. U r question Dr. Bill UNY Trading
sic. All above is Topix!!!!!!!
seven. Tao ;-000000

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