How Can The American People Ever Trust Congress Again After Learning Of The Rampant Insider Trading That Has Been Going

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Will the shocking insider trading revelations that have come to light in recent days finally be enough to motivate the American people to start throwing all of the con men and charlatans out of Congress? On Sunday, 60 Minutes opened up a huge can of worms when it did a feature story on insider trading by members of Congress. Members of Congress have been using secrets that they have learned during the course of their duties to make huge amounts of money in the stock market. During the financial crisis of 2008 some members of Congress were making huge stock moves that would only pay off if the stock market crashed really hard. They should have been creating legislation that would help the U.S. financial system survive.

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Are you (or any reader) aware of a list of politic... by Daniel Geery on Friday, Nov 18, 2011 at 10:00:42 AM
Great suggestion, Dan. I don't have any names at t... by Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall on Friday, Nov 18, 2011 at 3:26:18 PM
evidence does the American people need to finally ... by Archie on Saturday, Nov 19, 2011 at 11:20:16 PM
If the American people have just now discovered&nb... by syed mahdi on Sunday, Nov 20, 2011 at 12:00:28 PM
I found the original study the Sixty Minutes story... by Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall on Sunday, Nov 20, 2011 at 8:58:05 PM
would a new law be required? It is already illegal... by Archie on Thursday, Nov 24, 2011 at 11:11:15 PM
No, Congress is allowed to trade based on privileg... by Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall on Friday, Nov 25, 2011 at 5:55:03 PM