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Jaime Herrera on Government Reform

 

 


Ban stock trading based on Congressional insider knowledge.

Herrera co-sponsored STOCK Act

Congressional Summary:Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act (STOCK Act): Amends the Securities Exchange Act and the Commodity Exchange Act to prohibit purchase or sale of either securities or commodities by a person in possession of material nonpublic information regarding pending or prospective legislative action.

Bill explanation (ProCon.org, "Insider Trading by Congress", Feb. 3, 2012):

Source: H1148/S1871 11-S1871 on Nov 15, 2011

No holiday on election day; no same-day registration.

Herrera voted NAY For the People Act of 2019