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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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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The Robert Wenzel Show: Lew Rockwell Against The State

The Robert Wenzel Show is published weekly sharing enlightening interviews, as this time with Lew Rockwell, and posted on Robert’s site Economic Policy Journal every Sunday morning.  The archives can be found here: archive Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com   The Robert Wenzel Show: Lew Rockwell Against The State   Robert Wenzel’s Guest: Lew Rockwell   Read More […]


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New Farm Bill Forbids Disclosure of Which Companies Receive Federal Crop Insurance

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino New Farm Bill Forbids Disclosure of Which Companies Receive Federal Crop Insurance   We want taxpayer money but we DON”T want the taxpayers to know who got their money. Better to leave that secret Mr/ and Ms. Congressperson (who we gave money to.) We wouldn’t want consumers to get […]