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Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Crabtownboy, Jun 25, 2012.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member
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    Insider trading should is illegal for you and me and now it is supposed to be for congressmen/women. To me the excuse that financial advisers executed the trade for me does not hold. Using that logic I should be able to use the excuse a broker executed the order for me.

    I wonder how well congressmen/women will abide by theStock Act. Yes, I am suspicious and cynical about the ethics of all politicians regardless of their party.

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/polit...ry-officials/2012/06/24/gJQAnQPg0V_story.html


     
  2. exscentric

    exscentric Active Member
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    "Yes, I am suspicious and cynical about the ethics of all politicians regardless of their party."

    One of the very few times I don't disagree with you :)
     
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