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

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.

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Rebecca Horvath
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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