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More Than 50 Groups Joins Forces in Calling for Export-Import Bank’s End

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 21, 2015   More Than 50 Groups Joins Forces in Calling for Export-Import Bank’s End     With less than 70 days before the Export-Import Bank’s charter expires, a coalition of groups has formed in opposition to the agency’s reauthorization. More than 50 organizations joined forces to urge […]

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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 […]


Future Indictments Related to Export-Import Bank Likely, Agency Watchdog Says

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 16, 2015   Future Indictments Related to Export-Import Bank Likely, Agency Watchdog Says   As lawmakers debate whether to extend the life of the highly contested Export-Import Bank, the agency’s chief watchdog said today it’s likely more indictments could be issued as a result of more than 31 investigations […]

Fred P. Hochberg Chairman and President, Export-Import Bank of the United States

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Bank Rolled: How Foreign Airlines Win Big With Government Subsidies and US Taxpayer-Backed Loans

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 14, 2015   Bank Rolled: How Foreign Airlines Win Big With Government Subsidies and US Taxpayer-Backed Loans     A trio of domestic airlines have joined forces to criticize competitors in the Persian Gulf that allegedly received billions in government subsidies. And that’s not the only government benefit […]


Government Loans: Risky Business for Taxpayers

By Matt Battaglioli Mises.org February 11, 2015   Government Loans: Risky Business for Taxpayers   Obtaining a loan from the government now seems perfectly normal to most Americans, be the loans for education, business, healthcare, or whatever else. Examples include Small Business Administration loans, where a potential business owner goes to the government to get […]

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