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Let’s Try This Again

Artist - Adam Zyglis

In other news, the senate voted to pass the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act (STOCK) today, which is intended to prevent members of congress from benefiting financially from inside information. The only problem is the bill had to be watered down before the House of Boehner would pass it. Provisions to create legal tools for prosecutors to pursue corruption cases and require political intelligence operatives to register as lobbyists were removed by the GOP House.

A new episode of the Bubblegenius Bob and Chez Show and the After Party will be available here later tonight.