Watch: Congress and Obama passed a bill to gut the STOCK Act, which was specifically designed to stop Congress from benefitting from insider trading. And surprise, it passed unanimously.
Jon Stewart blasted the Congress and their unwillingness to really do anything about the insider trading which was featured in that badly flawed 60 Minutes piece on the subject and the watered down language in the STOCK Act they just passed. It's
The good news: The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill on Thursday to ban insider trading by members of Congress and to impose new ethics requirements on lawmakers and federal agency officials. (Let's pause a moment to note