- House Majority Leader Cantor: “We are looking at ways that hopefully the Senate can work on that language and strengthen the language so the same rules apply to the Executive Branch personnel that have access to that type of information.”
- House Majority Leader Cantor: “That's why I'm here today, to say that it is unacceptable for anyone, any Member of Congress, anybody affiliated with this level of government or any other, to profit from insider information or from information that is not available to the public. Period.”
- Senate Majority Leader Reid: "I also think it's important that the executive branch of government play by the same rules so what we do here the executive branch of government should do also."
- Senator Minority Leader McConnell: Hold the Executive Branch to the Same Disclosure Standards as Congress