The ex-House member from western New York pleaded guilty to illegal insider trading in September.
MSNBC host mocks the GOP base over "values."
The Republican congressman resigned Monday. He previously dismissed the charges as "meritless" and the result of a "witch hunt."
The congressman defeated Democrat Nate McMurray in the conservative western New York district.
The Trump ally is running for a fourth term in a New York seat once considered safely Republican.
The president accused his attorney general of hurting Republican chances in the midterm elections.
The Republican lawmaker had previously dismissed allegations against him as "a witch-hunt."
“The most excited group out there are big CEOs," said Gary Cohn.
You will not stop the tax cuts. Nothing must stop the tax cuts.
Just how badly does Corporate America need a tax cut right now?