Last updated on: 12/22/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

Is it legal for Congressional representatives to trade securities based on insider information?

UPDATED: Is it legal for Congressional representatives to trade securities based on insider information? Read pro and con arguments from UCLA Law Professor Stephen Bainbridge (pro), insider trading legal expert Robert Walker (con), Hoover Institution Research Fellow Peter Schweizer (pro), Indiana University Law Professor Donna Nagy (con), former Associate Director of Enforcement at the SEC Thomas Newkirk (pro), and current Director of Enforcement at the SEC Robert Khuzami (con).