AOC: ‘It’s Incredibly Important We Ban the Ability for Members of Congress to Direct Trades in Individual Stocks’

‘When we have access to classified information, we shouldn’t be trading on that information whether it’s consciously or unconsciously’

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OCASIO-COREZ: “When we have access to classified information, we should not be trading on that information, whether it’s consciously or unconsciously. We shouldn’t appear to even -- even -- we shouldn’t really -- really even advance the appearance of that. And so it’s incredibly important that we ban the ability for members of Congress to direct trades in individual stocks.”

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