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Export Import Bank Suspected Of Cronyism | Spending Daily

June 24, 2014

Yesterday, The Wall Street Journal reported that four officials had been suspended or removed from the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank recently after being accused of receiving gifts, or other incentives to move federal loans to preferred companies.

Cronyism: The Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank

May 8, 2012

At the end of this month, the Congressional reauthorization for the bank expires. The purpose of the Export-Import Bank is a worthy one: promoting products made in America to be sold across the globe. However, once the federal government gets in the business of banking, you have a problem because it is picking winners and losers.