Jan 7 2022
05:04 pm

On Jan. 6th, here is what our congressman chose to tweet:

Jan 6 Tim Tweet.png

Two matters of ethics:
1) ignoring this important anniversary
2) giving financial advice, considering his pre-pandemic stock dump. From the Tennesseean (May 26, 2020):
Burchett reported just one transaction – selling between $1,000 and $15,000 in stock of Denny’s, the breakfast restaurant, on Feb. 12.

Mike Cohen's picture


You may be the only person in Tennessee that would take that as "financial advice" and not a joke about pre-snow behavior.

fischbobber's picture

The point.

I think the point was that the first thing Tim did as Congressman after a classified briefing on covid, was use that information to engage in insider trading and cash in before his stock crashed. Let's not forget Tim's roll in slow playing the response by delaying the first two (Trump) covid relief bills, allowing the virus to gain a foothold in America that hasn't receded to this day and that has over 850,000 deaths due to the intentional incompetence of Republicans throughout the party.

One is simply a felony, while the other may well end up being a crime against humanity. They meet the definition, but the odds of someone seeing that through are pretty slim.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

TN Progressive

TN Politics

Knox TN Today

Local TV News

News Sentinel

    State News

    Wire Reports

    Lost Medicaid Funding

    To date, the failure to expand Medicaid/TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding. (Source)

    Search and Archives