Fuck politicians - all of them. These clowns should be taken off the floor of the House and Senate, stripped naked, and hanged in public.
After Congressional Coronavirus Meetings, Pelosi Bought $5 Million in Amazon Stock Before U.S. Retailers Were Forced to Close; And She Already Made Millions
https://truepundit.com/after-congres...made-millions/Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and her husband are cashing in already on $5 million of Amazon stock purchased during the time frame that closed-door coronavirus meetings were being conducted in Congress.
As of Tuesday morning, the Pelosi stock purchase had already earned the couple $1.1 million in less than 10 weeks. The Amazon share price climbed close to $2,000 on Tuesday. Paul Pelosi, the speakerís husband, got in at a price of $1,600 per share and grabbed 3,000 shares on Jan. 17, according to financial disclosure filings.
Additionally, Paul Pelosi held 40 additional call options on Amazon stock too and sold those on Jan. 17 as well, netting him between $500,000 and $1 million, filings shows.
Thatís like a quick $2 million in profit.
Senator Dumped Up to $1.7 Million of Stock After Reassuring Public About Coronavirus Preparedness
https://www.propublica.org/article/s...s-preparednessSoon after he offered public assurances that the government was ready to battle the coronavirus, the powerful chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Richard Burr, sold off a significant percentage of his stocks, unloading between $628,000 and $1.72 million of his holdings on Feb. 13 in 33 separate transactions.
As the head of the intelligence committee, Burr, a North Carolina Republican, has access to the governmentís most highly classified information about threats to Americaís security. His committee was receiving daily coronavirus briefings around this time, according to a Reuters story.
A week after Burrís sales, the stock market began a sharp decline and has lost about 30% since.