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Georgia Republican Kelly Loeffler, who dumped millions in stocks following a private Covid-19 briefing, dodged a question about whether senators should trade stocks

Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler, who’s facing a runoff election in January, dodged a question at a debate on Sunday night about whether US senators should be permitted to trade stocks while they hold office. Loeffler sold millions of dollars in stocks shortly after she received a private briefing on the […]
Georgia Republican Kelly Loeffler, who dumped millions in stocks following a private Covid-19 briefing, dodged a question about whether senators should trade stocks
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren unloads on the ‘fiasco’ around Kodak’s $765 million government loan, calls for new investigation, report says

Sen. Elizabeth Warren unloaded on the Trump administration’s decision to award Kodak a $US765 million government loan and then revoke it, according to a letter viewed by CNBC. Warren also encouraged the federal oversight board responsible for monitoring the spending of COVID-19 relief funds to launch an investigation into the […]
Sen. Elizabeth Warren unloads on the ‘fiasco’ around Kodak’s $765 million government loan, calls for new investigation, report says
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Mick Mulvaney dumped as much as $550,000 in stocks the same day Trump assured the public the US economy was ‘doing fantastically’ amid the COVID-19 outbreak

Former White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney dumped as much as $US550,000 in stocks the same day Trump said the economy was “doing fantastically” amid the COVID-19 outbreak. The Daily Beast reported that Mulvaney unloaded between $US215,000 and $US550,000 on March 4, as the first US coronavirus deaths were […]
Mick Mulvaney dumped as much as $550,000 in stocks the same day Trump assured the public the US economy was ‘doing fantastically’ amid the COVID-19 outbreak
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The FBI reportedly seized Republican Sen. Richard Burr’s cell phone as part of an investigation into potential insider trading related to coronavirus

The FBI seized a cell phone belonging to North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr, The Los Angeles Times reported. The move came as part of the bureau’s investigation into whether members of Congress engaged in insider trading related to the coronavirus outbreak. Burr drew scrutiny after ProPublica reported that he and […]
The FBI reportedly seized Republican Sen. Richard Burr’s cell phone as part of an investigation into potential insider trading related to coronavirus