Eliminate Eric Cantor’s Insider Trading Loophole
Sign the Petition to Support a Strong STOCK Act
Both houses of Congress passed the STOCK Act, the bill that would stop congressional insider trading.
But the version that passed in the House is substantially weaker than the version that passed in the Senate. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) did his campaign funders on Wall Street a huge favor by including a loophole for lobbyists and hedge fund managers who trade on congressional insider information.
We can defeat Cantor’s loophole, which would allow Wall Street’s minions to prowl the halls of Congress in search of insider info that can be turned to cash on the stock market.
Show your support for a strong STOCK Act.
Sign the petition to demand that Congress eliminate Cantor’s Wall Street insider trading loophole.
We, the undersigned, call on Congress to send to the President’s desk a strong STOCK Act. Reject Rep. Eric Cantor’s version, and oppose his loophole that would allow Wall Street minions to prowl the halls of Congress in search of inside information. To restore confidence in government, we need Congress to pass sweeping ethics legislation without loopholes carved out for special interests.
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|Number||Date||Name||Add a Comment|
|48671||Thu Mar 08 18:17:29 EST 2012||Catherine Armstrong||No Loopholes. Quit insulting the American people by watering down legislation with teeth and NO loopholes.|
|48670||Thu Mar 08 13:52:25 EST 2012||JoAnne McNamara|
|48669||Thu Mar 08 12:04:43 EST 2012||Charlotte Reynolds|
|48668||Thu Mar 08 08:42:45 EST 2012||Sarah Sorscher|
|48667||Thu Mar 08 06:34:35 EST 2012||JULIAN ADLER|
|48666||Thu Mar 08 04:50:00 EST 2012||Anonymous||Cantor should be in JAIL!!!|
|48665||Thu Mar 08 04:04:01 EST 2012||Allison Saft|
|48664||Thu Mar 08 02:55:29 EST 2012||MICHAEL AUTREY|
|48663||Thu Mar 08 02:22:18 EST 2012||Tory Ewing|
|48662||Thu Mar 08 02:06:32 EST 2012||Tory Ewing|
|48661||Thu Mar 08 01:17:32 EST 2012||Richard Robinson|
|48660||Wed Mar 07 19:00:13 EST 2012||Jane Clark|
|48659||Wed Mar 07 17:53:03 EST 2012||Ron Kerzner||try and do the right thing|
|48658||Wed Mar 07 17:04:24 EST 2012||Anonymous|
|48657||Wed Mar 07 14:36:05 EST 2012||Anna|
|48656||Wed Mar 07 12:59:26 EST 2012||Scott D. Deutsch||Cantor, you are a pussy...|
|48655||Wed Mar 07 11:28:05 EST 2012||Jesse Gennarelli|
|48654||Wed Mar 07 11:09:59 EST 2012||Bill Garvey|
|48653||Wed Mar 07 09:56:38 EST 2012||Amanda Stevens|
|48652||Wed Mar 07 03:18:04 EST 2012||Anonymous||Criminals and Traitors.|
|48651||Wed Mar 07 02:01:34 EST 2012||Sarah Killingbeck|
|48650||Wed Mar 07 01:47:14 EST 2012||Carol Sing||The country probably cannot survive any more Wall Street-based wide-spread corruption. It's time to stand up to the greed that took this country down and millions are still suffering from. Plus, Congress More....|
|48649||Tue Mar 06 21:25:48 EST 2012||Ellen Halbert|
|48648||Tue Mar 06 20:43:05 EST 2012||Steven Kroeger|
|48647||Tue Mar 06 20:07:08 EST 2012||Caleb|
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