Sen. Elizabeth Warren Wants To Ban Lawmakers From Owning Individual Stocks

Sharing is Caring!

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants a lifetime ban on members of Congress from getting hired as lobbyists after they leave public office. She also wants to prohibit lawmakers from owning or trading individual stocks while in office.

READ  Lori Roman: Corporatism Will Snuff Out Individual Rights Unless We Stop It

Warren pitched the ideas as part of an anti-corruption proposal in a speech Tuesday at the National Press Club. It was not immediately clear whether her proposal had any support among her Democratic colleagues.

READ  ‘Squad’ Member Cori Bush Wants to Defund the Police, But There’s One HUGE problem

boston.cbslocal.com/2018/08/21/senator-elizabeth-warren-congress-ban-lobbyists-individual-stocks/

769 views

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.