Republican Whip Eric Cantor Slows Down STOCK Act

Earlier we mentioned the groundbreaking work of Breitbart editor Peter Schweizer, whose reporting helped in part to drive support for the STOCK Act, which would prohibit Congressmen from engaging in insider trading.

Although the bill was initially able to gain at least 127 sponsors, the Act hit a roadblock when Cantor’s committee maneuvers forced a delay in the bill’s mark-up. CNBC’s Squawk Box reports.

H/T Breitbart TV

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One thought on “Republican Whip Eric Cantor Slows Down STOCK Act

  1. If you are interested, there was an interesting bit on YouTube put out over the past few days. I won’t post links on your comments, but if you search Tea Party meets Occupy Richmond, you’ll find it. There’s a few people it seems trying to delineate between the initial ideologies of Occupy and Tea Party and the vultures that came along for each movement after. It’s at least worthy of consideration.

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