What gets me is that many of our gov leaders have money invested in hedge funds(HFs); so it's obvious that HF bosses have great influence in all branches of our Gov. Shorting rules need to be changed as follows.
1. No one can sell short or hedge in any manner if they own any shares of the company they intend to short. That would stop the short scam going on here immediately.
2. All major shorters ( greater than 10K shares) must file SEC forms for public to see within 3 days from the time of the short