How Can The American People Ever Trust Congress Again After Learning Of The Rampant Insider Trading That Has Been GoingQuicklink submitted by Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall Permalink
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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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