Democracy Now: Lawmakers Shifted Holdings After Talks with Admin During Financial Crisis


A separate investigative report from the Washington Post shows 34 members of Congress made major changes to their financial holdings after speaking with top administration officials during the peak of the financial crisis. In January 2008, then-House Minority Leader John Boehner moved up to $100,000 from a mutual fund into a safer investment the day before the Bush administration unveiled a $150 million stimulus package.

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~ by wheresthemic on June 27, 2012.

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