Watchdog says Rep. Axne violated the law with stock trades


The Campaign Legal Center sent a letter to the Office of Congressional Ethics on Wednesday asking to investigate Axne's stock trades. The Center also filed complaints against Democratic Reps. Bobby Scott of Virginia, Thomas Suozzi of New York, and Republic Reps. Warren Davidson of Ohio, and Lance Goodson and Roger Williams of Texas. According to the CLC, in 2019 and 2020, Axne bought and sold upwards of 40 stocks valued between $43,043 and $645,000 but did not disclose the transactions.

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