Senate approves insider-trading bill – MarketWatch
February 3, 2012 12:44 pm
In our recent quarterly Economic Commentary, we made room for a special section to explore the backhanded dealings of Congress when it comes to insider information.
Maybe someone read it in Washington… Probably not, but either way, this is a start and maybe it is the beginning of a new dawn on the Hill…
WASHINGTON MarketWatch — The Senate Thursday approved legislation seeking to curtail insider trading of securities by lawmakers and officials in the executive branch, responding to pressure by the White House in the wake of reports that some members of Congress have used privileged information for financial gain.