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U.S. House Democrats moving to ban stock trading in Congress

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday Democrats are now working on legislation to ban members of Congress from trading stocks. Pelosi said she has submitted her own criteria and thought a measure could be crafted "pretty soon" 27 House members urged in a letter to Pelosi and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy that they bring proper legislation forward.
5 months ago·Washington, United States

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Reuters

U.S. House Democrats moving to ban stock trading in Congress -Punchbowl

WASHINGTON - U.S. House Democrats are working toward a ban on members Congress and other top congressional staff trading stocks, amending related laws by year's end, the Punchbowl news outlet reported on Wednesday, citing sources involved in the discussions. House Administration Committee chairwoman Representative Zoe Lofgren is compiling recommendations, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

5 months ago·United Kingdom
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CNBC

Congress moves toward banning members from trading stocks

After years of resistance, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has greenlighted a plan to ban members of Congress from trading stocks, CNBC confirmed Wednesday.

5 months ago·United States
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New York Times

Stock Trading Ban for Lawmakers Gains Momentum on Capitol Hill

A bipartisan push is growing to bar members of Congress from trading individual stocks, an effort pushed by vulnerable lawmakers eager to take on perceived corruption in Washington.

5 months ago·New York, United States
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The Hill

Pelosi backs ban on stock trading in Congress

Speaker Pelosi (D-Calif.) has directed House Democrats to draft a bill to ban members of Congress and their senior staffers from trading individual stocks, giving the movement newfound momentum.D...

5 months ago·Washington, United States
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National Post

U.S. House Democrats moving to ban stock trading in Congress -Punchbowl

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats are working toward a ban on members Congress and other top congressional staff trading stocks, amending related laws by…

5 months ago·Canada
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Newsweek

Nancy Pelosi makes huge flip-flop over stock trading ban

The House Speaker said she would now accept a ban on Congress trading stocks, after having previously defended the practice.

5 months ago·United States
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