Johnny Isakson: ‘Equifax Has a Lot Of Explaining To Do’ | Political Insider
Johnny Isakson: ‘Equifax has a lot of explaining to do’ | Political Insider
The Equifax Inc., offices in Atlanta on Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File)
WASHINGTON – Georgia lawmakers in Congress are seeking answers from the Atlanta-based credit firm Equifax in the wake of its massive security breach, but many say they want to hear from top executives before considering any next steps.
Many of the state’s representatives have tread carefully after the hack, which the company announced on Thursday. Most have said it’s too early to pursue some of the prescriptions advocated by some Democratic of Congress, including potentially jailing some top executives who traded stocks before the breach was …