The bill now heads to the House floor.
“We’re trying to expand opportunities for Americans to participate in taking a risk but also engaging in the benefits of the upside using their knowledge, not only just a threshold that says you get to invest just because you have wealth,” Rep. David Schweikert, the author of the bill, said during debate.
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