Insider Trading

Lincoln Project Calls GOP Senator David Perdue 'Chicken' Over Ad

Perdue was investigated for potential insider trading after investing hundreds of thousands in a pharmaceutical company and producer of personal protective equipment following a January 24 closed Senate briefing on the coronavirus epidemic.

AOC to Co-Sponsor Bill Banning Stock Trading by Members of Congress

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Ill.) and Rep. Joe Neguse (D-Colo.) also plan to co-sponsor the bill, which comes in the wake of allegations that multiple senators profited off the COVID-19 pandemic by selling their stocks after attending closed-door briefings shortly before markets crashed.

Just Right to Jail

As a hedge fund trader faces up to 20 years, debate heats up over jailing Wall Street sinners