U.S. House Democrat accuses party leaders of derailing stock-trading bill
A vulnerable Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives accused her party's leaders on Friday of undermining efforts to move forward before the Nov. 8 midterm elections on a bill to restrict members of Congress and other government officials from trading in stocks.
Spanberger breaks with Pelosi over handling of stock-trading bill
The statement significantly distances the Virginia Democrat from the Californian as Spanberger faces a competitive reelection race in which Republicans are eager to tie her to leadership.
In scathing statement, Democrat calls for new leaders in House
Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) on Friday called for new Democratic leadership on Capitol Hill after top House Democrats scrapped plans to vote on legislation banning lawmaker stock trading. The scathing statement from Spanberger, a two-term congresswoman in a tight reelection race, came one day after House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said a bill prohibiting…
Dem Abigail Spanberger slams Pelosi for ‘failure of leadership’ as stock trade ban stalls
Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) lashed out at Nancy Pelosi on Friday as she accused the House Speaker of a failure of leadership over her refusal to bring up legislation that will ban lawmaker's from trading stock while in office.
Democrat slams Pelosi, 'failure of House leadership' over stock trading bill
Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA) on Friday criticized Democratic House leadership for not taking up legislation to ban members of Congress from trading stocks.