Reid Pushes Vote Forward On Anti-Insider Trading Bill

Law360, New York (March 20, 2012, 6:56 PM EDT) -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the Senate today he would schedule a Thursday vote on the House version of legislation prohibiting insider trading by members of Congress, which eliminates two provisions the Senate had previously passed.

Over the objections of some senators, who hoped to work out a final version of the bill with House members, the Nevada Democrat said on the Senate floor that while he would like to have a committee resolve the differences between the two chambers, the Senate would avoid a...
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