In this case, the answer is apparently “yes”. There is reporting that indicates that his assets are NOT in a blind trust and therefore, by definition, he controls them. Further, apparently he also said that he made the financial decisions to sell these stocks.Wow, seriously? Is critical thinking dead?
Why is everybody making a big deal about the financial advisors making moves in the market based on available intel? Do you really think that these politicians, whether democrat or republican, actually manage their own portfolios?