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U.S. President Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH), addresses a Joint Session of Congress while delivering his State of the Union speech January 25, 2011 in Washington, DC.
Recently the Washington Post looked at the personal finances of all 535 members of Congress.
Their research reveals how the nation's lawmakers position their portfolios and how they win and lose money on Wall Street.
We speak to Washington Post reporters Kimberly Kindy and David Fallis.