After Pelosi’s Deals, Dem Lawmaker Wants To Ban Stock Trading

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Following Nancy Pelosi’s under-the-table deals, a Democratic senator wants to prohibit members of Congress from trading stocks.

After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her husband made millions on Wall Street in recent years, a Democrat lawmaker is introducing legislation to strengthen congressional ethics by prohibiting politicians from trading stocks.

Ossoff Looking for Co-Sponsor

The New York Post reported that Senator Jon Ossoff of Georgia is seeking a Republican co-sponsor to back his ethics legislation. He’s likely to face opposition from his own party.

Pelosi’s husband bought $11 million in tech stocks last spring and earned $5 million in profits, even as his wife was working to pass Big Tech bills in Congress.

Rebecca Horvath

Rebecca Horvath

Rebecca Horvath is an editor and writer for NRN. For nearly a decade, Horvath wrote a regular Community Voices column for the Johnson City Press, where she was known to ruffle a few feathers. In 2018, she began writing for the National Federation of Republican Women, interviewing and profiling candidates such as Sen. Martha McSally and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith. Horvath also contributes to Net3d.home.blog.

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