Augusta Free Press

Spanberger leading effort to prevent insider trading by members of Congress

by Augusta Free Press | January 16, 2022
“In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, we saw the public react to accusations of insider trading by lawmakers — not with shock, but with a shrug. The perception of insider trading itself, let alone the practice of it, by members of Congress is damaging to our democracy,” said ...

Bipartisan coalition reintroducing House legislation to prevent insider trading

by Augusta Free Press | January 22, 2021
“Seventh District Democrat Abigail Spanberger is reintroducing legislation to prevent insider trading by members of Congress. The bipartisan TRUST in Congress Act has been endorsed by many key advocacy and government accountability organizations, including the Project on Government ...

Spanberger, Roy introduce bill to prevent insider trading, strengthen transparency, accountability in Congress

by Augusta Free Press | June 15, 2020
“Reps. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) and Chip Roy (R-Texas) today introduced legislation to further prevent insider trading by members of Congress and increase government accountability. The bipartisan TRUST in Congress Act has been endorsed by many key advocacy and government ...