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Old 07-04-2010, 08:49 PM
 
Location: Texas State Fair
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Stephen M. Bainbridge, UCLA - School of Law shares a finding that Senators tend to fare far better in the markets than your typical investor...

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A 2004 study of the results of stock trading by United States Senators during the 1990s found that that Senators on average beat the market by 12% a year. In sharp contrast, U.S. households on average underperformed the market by 1.4% a year...
How about 99% taxation on beating the odds?

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