US Senator Richard Blumenthal on Friday rebuked claims in a post on a conservative news site that he and his wife bought and sold shares in Robinhood as he called for an investigation into Robinhood’s trading app. shares for his role in GameStop’s shopping spree last year. .
“This article is ridiculous. I do not own any individual stock. I have never owned any of these stocks, Robinhood. I have never had any control or knowledge of Robinhood’s stock trading,” said the Connecticut Democrat to a reporter Friday after an event in Guilford.