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Banks and Punishments

By Christopher Brauchli Common Dreams May 24, 2015 Banks and Punishments     And watten penance will ye drie for that, Edward, Edward? A Scottish Ballad (about a man who killed his father) Occasionally people inquire as to the different treatment of different kinds of persons in our legal system.  As the U.S.  Supreme Court […]


Australian Satellite Company Backed by Export-Import Bank Loans Files for Bankruptcy

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 18, 2015   Australian Satellite Company Backed by Export-Import Bank Loans Files for Bankruptcy     An Australian satellite company backed by hundreds of millions of dollars in taxpayer-funded loans from the Export-Import Bank has filed for Chapter 15 bankruptcy, putting the company’s future in doubt. According to filings […]

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Rep. John Duncan: ‘Stop Trying to Take Care of the Whole World and Start Taking Care of Our Own Country’ 1

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Adam Dick Rep. John Duncan: ‘Stop Trying to Take Care of the Whole World and Start Taking Care of Our Own Country’   Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-TN) brought one minute of hard-hitting reality to the United States House of Representatives on May 30, remarking that the United States government, […]