In the hours before the Boston marathon bombing, President Obama quietly signed a bill gutting the STOCK Act. Full details on the shady way both houses of Congress passed the bill in under two days. Executive Producer: Anonymous
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Chris Coons. “Modifying the Requirements Under the STOCK Act.” Congressional Record — Senate. S2583.
Frank Konkel. March 22, 2013. “CIA CTO sheds light on intelligence community’s need for cloud.” FCW.
STOCK Act Signing. April 4, 2012. C-SPAN.
60 Minutes. Nov 13, 2011. “Congress: Trading stock on inside information?” CBS News.
Senate passage of S. 716 took 10 seconds. The Chicago Tribune.
S. 716: A bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms.
Sponsor: Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
Sponsor: Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT)
Sponsor: Darrell Issa (R-CA)
Sponsor: Michael McCaul (R-TX)
Music Presented in This Episode
Money, Money, Money by The Undercover Hippy (found on MusicAlley by mevio)