Tag: Congress

Insider trading was illegal for Martha Stewart, but it's business as usual for Senator Ted Cruz

Insider trading was illegal for Martha Stewart, but it's business as usual for Senator Ted Cruz
Insider trading is loosely defined as the use of information not available to the general public for the purpose of personal enrichment.  In Martha Stewart’s case, she based a decision to sell a stock she owned on information from a friend that she deemed reliable. Who wouldn’t, right? Believe it or not, there is no... Read more »

It's time to kill the staff infection plaguing our Congress

It's time to kill the staff infection plaguing our Congress
Staphylococcus is no laughing matter.  Commonly referred to as “staph infection”, it can wreak all sorts of havoc on the human body, like boils, food poisoning and toxic shock syndrome. Some forms of staph infection, like MRSA are resistant to our arsenal of antibiotics.  If possible, avoid hospitals at all costs.  This, however is not... Read more »