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Obama Delays Ban on Members of Congress from Insider Trading until April 15th, 2013

Hell, if you pass legislation but keep delaying it...its the same as not having passed it at all! Fcuking Crooks!

Signed on December 07, 2012 Further STOCK Act Extension
http://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/signed-legislation

.pdf of the extension
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr6634rds/pdf/BILLS-11...

FACT SHEET: The STOCK Act: Bans Members of Congress from Insider Trading:
http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/04/04/fact-s...



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It's still sickening to know

It's still sickening to know that Congress made it legal for themselves to take part in insider trading while at the same time making it a serious crime for others to do. Something is seriously wrong with so many of them.

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I wonder how much money could be made on tossing out

another "stimulus" package idea and then making investment in those companies prior to giving out the money.

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Him and his cronies on both sides of the political floor

need to make a few more deals.. As if this will probably shut down the money making on the sides anyway.

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A piece of information is

A piece of information is missing from this post. How long is the lead time for other such bills before going into effect? They aren't immediate if they require adjustments to be made to comply.

one word:

Martha Stewart

OK that's two but WTF? seriously.

There are three kinds of

There are three kinds of people in the world. Those that can count and those that can't.

Something is fishy...

I can't find it on the roll call vote but apparently it passed both the house and the senate. Here is the kicker, it was introduced by Cantor on December 5th and signed into law December 7th... When the hell does that ever happen!?!?!?!