House ready to consider insider tradi...

House ready to consider insider trading ban

There are 15 comments on the Newsday story from Feb 3, 2012, titled House ready to consider insider trading ban. In it, Newsday reports that:

With members of Congress convinced their political survival depends on their image, the House is wasting no time in considering a Senate -passed bill that would ban insider trading by lawmakers and thousands of executive branch officials.

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BandMaster

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#1 Feb 3, 2012
Pelosi was the biggest offender. That's why she had to leave.
goose

Winnetka, IL

#2 Feb 3, 2012
Next step maybe make them take the same Obama Care package they make us live with!
got med

Nha Trang, Vietnam

#3 Feb 3, 2012
BandMaster wrote:
Pelosi was the biggest offender. That's why she had to leave.
do U see a dude watch the startin dim twin-light waiting for the breakin dawn inda dome of House!!! ;-000h, getty imaget ;)
got med

Nha Trang, Vietnam

#4 Feb 3, 2012
goose wrote:
Next step maybe make them take the same Obama Care package they make us live with!
so who do you pickle! Obamacare or Mittwocare! ;-0
GOP values

Brooksville, FL

#5 Feb 3, 2012
There's no such thing as insider trading among Republicans.
Questioner

Menard, TX

#6 Feb 3, 2012
What are the odds that Congress will stop it's cash cow?
bailout my duck

United States

#7 Feb 3, 2012
its a no brainer unless they think anything goes just them
Homeless CEO

Nha Trang, Vietnam

#8 Feb 3, 2012
here U r again! 10000000 CEO CEO CEOO CEE CBA CFO
EBO ;-0000000
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#9 Feb 3, 2012
Does it include Justices of the Supreme Court? Because if it does, expect it to be ruled unconstitutional!
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#10 Feb 3, 2012
BandMaster wrote:
Pelosi was the biggest offender. That's why she had to leave.
No longer... Got a problem with that?
CBOW

Abbottstown, PA

#11 Feb 3, 2012
I thought a law was already on the books declaring that insider trading was illegal. Martha did time for it. What's with the politicians, they need a law established "just for them"? Under the law, Pelosi should be doing time right now.

“Try an take 'em ya Varmint”

Since: Jul 08

Rio Rancho

#12 Feb 3, 2012
CBOW wrote:
I thought a law was already on the books declaring that insider trading was illegal. Martha did time for it. What's with the politicians, they need a law established "just for them"? Under the law, Pelosi should be doing time right now.
You know you're in a banana republic masquerading as constitutional when the power brokers exempt themselves from the most basic laws. Half the house and the senate should be in stocks on the mall subject to public ridicule. No wonder they can go live in the most expensive area in the entire country as well as maintain residences in their home states on 160k/yr and still come out as multimillionaires when their terms are up. They just steal it. Legally
CBOW

Abbottstown, PA

#13 Feb 3, 2012
Cravczec wrote:
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You know you're in a banana republic masquerading as constitutional when the power brokers exempt themselves from the most basic laws. Half the house and the senate should be in stocks on the mall subject to public ridicule. No wonder they can go live in the most expensive area in the entire country as well as maintain residences in their home states on 160k/yr and still come out as multimillionaires when their terms are up. They just steal it. Legally
Shameful isn't it?

“Repeated lies are not truth”

Since: Jul 11

8120'

#14 Feb 3, 2012
Keep your powder dry......
goose

Winnetka, IL

#15 Feb 3, 2012
got med wrote:
<quoted text>
so who do you pickle! Obamacare or Mittwocare! ;-0
Neither!

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