American Bridge Vice President Shripal Shah released the following statement on the fifth anniversary of President Obama signing the Stop Trading On Congressional Knowledge Act after it cleared Congress with overwhelming bipartisan support:
“Five years ago today, the STOCK was signed into law to stop the abuses of power Tom Price used to enrich himself at the expense of the American people. But rather than investigate Congressman Price’s potentially illegal activity, Donald Trump promoted him to lead a Republican healthcare debacle that would kick 26 million Americans off of their insurance to give a few millionaires billions in tax cuts. Donald Trump isn’t draining the swamp – he’s flooding it with corrupt cronies, lobbyists, and the super rich who are gaming the system at the expense of the American people.”
Price Voted Against Rules Prohibiting Stock Trading On Information Gained As A Member Of Congress
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