Lawmakers can trade stocks, but a growing number are pushing for change

“[The STOCK Act] has some safeguards that are very important, but they're not super well enforced,” Delaney Marsco, the CLC's senior legal counsel for ethics, told Spectrum News. “Members, of course, are very wealthy people and a lot of times the violations are failure to disclose millions of dollars in stock. What's $200 to someone who has a million dollars in stocks?”

Watch the full interview here.