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www.forbes.com/sites/nathanvardi/2013/04/21/did-obama-and-congress-use-national-security-fears-to-gut-the-stock-act

Apr 21, 2013 ... The STOCK Act is a bipartisan bill that prevents members of Congress from trading stocks based on nonpublic information they gleaned on ...

www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2013/04/16/177496734/how-congress-quietly-overhauled-its-insider-trading-law

Apr 16, 2013 ... Insider trading is still illegal, but disclosures of large stock trades by ... Congress watch as President Obama signs the STOCK Act on April 4, 2012 ... If he or she has filed a financial disclosure form, it will come up as a ... in the bill was overbroad to just gut the bill — to gut the transparency ... National Security.

www.cnn.com/2012/04/04/politics/stock-act-signing/index.html

Apr 4, 2012 ... The act bans insider trading by members of Congress and many executive branch employees. ... Obama signs STOCK Act to address 'deficit of trust' in Washington ... Bill makes it illegal to use inside information to trade stocks and ... York on Wednesday morning and did not return to Washington in time.

www.cbsnews.com/news/obama-signs-stock-act-to-ban-congressional-insider-trading

Apr 4, 2012 ... President Obama on Wednesday signed the STOCK Act into law, a bipartisan ... The issue of "insider trading" in Congress came to the fore after a piece on ... For instance, congressmen and certain government employees will have to ... to Wall Street investors, who then use it to make investment decisions.

thehill.com/policy/finance/293919-obama-signs-stock-act-step-back

Apr 15, 2013 ... The legislation removes a STOCK Act provision that would have required ... Under a previous delay, Congress called for the National Academy of Public ... will still apply to the president, vice president, members of Congress and ..... International · Transportation · Cybersecurity · National Security · More ...

www.opensecrets.org/news/2013/04/senate-guts-stock-act

Apr 12, 2013 ... In response to national security and personal safety concerns but ... Much of the most important progress made by the STOCK Act will be rolled back if the Senate bill is passed by the House and signed by President Obama. ... has taken the opportunity to use concerns about other government workers to gut ...

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/11/28/obama-reckons-with-a-trump-presidency

Nov 28, 2016 ... Although Obama and his people admit that the election results ... submit to Donald Trump's appeals to their fears, that they would see ... But, thanks in part to James Comey, the F.B.I. director, and his letter to Congress announcing that he ..... and L.G.B.T. people, as well as professionals in national security, ...

www.politico.com/story/2017/08/18/fears-grow-trump-will-ignore-congress-spending-241768

Aug 18, 2017 ... The goal is to fend off cuts that they fear could damage foreign aid programs, hobble U.S. diplomacy and ultimately weaken America's national security. ... and Impoundment Control Act of 1974,” a State Department official said. ... that lawmakers will pay extra attention to whether a bill uses words such as ...

obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/the-press-office/2015/01/20/remarks-president-state-union-address-january-20-2015

Jan 20, 2015 ... We can use that money to help more families pay for childcare and send .... If we don't act, we'll leave our nation and our economy vulnerable. ... The Pentagon says that climate change poses immediate risks to our national security. ... And that's why I will not let this Congress endanger the health of our ...