Carlin: Wall Street Owns Washington

Here Are The Most-Owned Stocks On Capitol Hill


In the wake of the report from the NRDC’s Scott Dodd which revealed that current UN Ambassador and potential new Secretary of State Susan Rice owned millions of stock in Transcanada, the company that wants to build the Keystone Pipeline, we wanted to dig deeper.

In particular, we wanted to take a peek at which stocks boast the most holders in Congress.

As it turns out, the wizards at OpenSecrets have a page set up that shows just that.

Here are the results. First, overall holdings (as of 2010):

 

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Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-most-owned-stocks-in-congress-2012-11#ixzz2DuKaZ3m1