U.S. Senate approves watered-down version of Walz's Stock Act

The Senate approved Tim Walz's bill banning insider trading by members of Congress. The Minnesota Democrat was disappointed when the House weakened the bill last month. But Walz says he's happy to see the bill finally headed to President Obama's desk.
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The Senate approved Tim Walz's bill banning insider trading by members of Congress. The Minnesota Democrat was disappointed when the House weakened the bill last month. But Walz says he's happy to see the bill finally headed to President Obama's desk.

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