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Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The Georgia Senator came under fire last month after she and her husband dumped substantial portions of their portfolio after a series of private congressional briefings on the then-burgeoning pandemic.
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Georgia Sen. Loeffler Faces More Scrutiny Over Stock Transactions Seemingly Related to Coronavirus

Georgia Sen. Loeffler Faces More Scrutiny Over Stock Transactions Seemingly Related to Coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Time

WASHINGTON - The husband of Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler recently acquired as much as $415,000 in stock in DuPont de Nemours, a chemical company that manufactures protective equipment in exceedingly high demand because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The transaction, detailed in a mandatory disclosure the Republican filed late Tuesday, comes as senators in both parties have faced questions about the stock transactions they made in the weeks before the coronavirus upended the U.S. economy, wiping out jobs and personal wealth.
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., whose...
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Georgia Sen. Loeffler gets renewed scrutiny over stock moves

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

The husband of Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler recently acquired as much as $415,000 in stock in DuPont de Nemours, a chemical company that manufactures protective equipment in exceedingly high demand because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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