Last updated on: 2/14/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

Did You Know? Little Known Facts in the Congressional Insider Trading Debate

Did You Know? Little Known Facts in the Congressional Insider Trading Debate – Did you know that US Senators’ average annual stock performance beat the market average by approximately 12.3%, that members of Congress must post their financial disclosure reports online, or that in 2007 the 10 wealthiest US Senators traded stocks in a total of 45 different companies that received $18 billion in federal appropriations that year? See our list of 15 little known facts about insider trading and members of Congress.