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November 15, 2011 17:02

BEYOND INSIDER TRADING: Here’s How Members Of Congress Get Rich Off Earmarks

Like Congress’s questionable trading practices, mixing real estate investments with taxpayer money is technically legal. Actually, it’s pretty easy for members of Congress to get rich off of federal projects — land deals are more difficult to detect than trades, and land, unlike stocks, doesn’t have a set price.