A must see! - Aired on "60 Minutes" (CBS) on Nov. 13, 2011. Insider stock trading goes on in Congress! Washington D.C.'s so called "leaders" have legislated themselves free pass and are exempt from insider trading laws. And, they also benefit greatly from real estate deals! Watch this on youtube (link below) or go to the "60 Minutes" Web site on CBS to read about it/or see it. Grrrrrrr!!!!!!! I am steaming mad! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3DZh1109W8
WE, THE PEOPLE, MUST DEMAND the passage of HR 1148 (The Stock Act) which is currently being ignored by Congress H.R. 1148: Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act - - 112th Congress: 2011-2012 / To prohibit commodities and securities trading based on nonpublic information relating to Congress, to require additional reporting by Members and employees of Congress of securities transactions, and for other purposes
PLEASE CONTACT YOUR CONGRESS REPRESENTATIVE IMMEDIATELY AND URGE THEM TO BECOME CO-SPONSORS OF THIS LEGISLATION!!! Hey insider trading is either illegal or legal for ALL of US... NOT JUST OKAY FOR THEM!!!