Under the heading of "How is this not already illegal?" comes the latest effort in Congress to prohibit sitting lawmakers from trading stocks. In an era of rock-bottom public trust in the institutions of government, ending this inherently shady-looking scenario shouldn’t garner a single “no” vote.
Democrats are fond of the phrase “paying their fair share,” when it comes to getting big corporations to pay more taxes. Housing and supporting the influx of migrants across our borders should be another “fair share” situation.