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Goldman Sachs should have died in 2008, Now its CEO, Lloyd Blankfein is a billionaire, Thanks taxpayers…Suckers!!!

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism July 18, 2015   Goldman Sachs should have died in 2008, Now its CEO, Lloyd Blankfein is a billionaire, Thanks taxpayers…Suckers!!!     There is some debate around here as to the world’s most crony company. There are many candidates but consistently in the top 5 or so is […]


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Ex-Im Misrepresents Subsidies to Prominent Billionaire

Commentary by Diane Katz The Daily Signal May 1, 2015   Ex-Im Misrepresents Subsidies to Prominent Billionaire     The chairman of the government’s Export-Import Bank has repeatedly mischaracterized several deals that have benefited billionaire Elon Musk. These misrepresentations, among other mismanagement and dysfunction within Ex-Im, reinforce the case for ending the crony bank. In […]


We said Obamacare was a crony capitalist jack for the insurance companies, Now even the New York Times agrees with us

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism   We said Obamacare was a crony capitalist jack for the insurance companies, Now even the New York Times agrees with us     It’s about time, but it’s too late now. I guess there is some comfort in knowing that the even the statist Gray Lady sees what […]

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Crony Environmentalism

By Thomas DiLorenzo LewRockwell.com   Crony Environmentalism   Al Gore, a career “public servant,” reportedly became a billionaire just a few years after leaving his last government job as vice president of the United States.  He achieved this miracle, according to news reports, through various “green” business deals.  Such deals are always proprietary and few […]