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AFP President in WSJ: End the Export Import Bank

June 17, 2014

This article first appeared in Monday’s Wall Street Journal Writing in the Wall Street Journal on Monday, Americans for Prosperity President Tim Phillips called on Congress to let the charter for the Export Import Bank expire, describing it as the perfect example of crony capitalism for Washington special interests. Below is the op-ed that ran […]

The Export-Import Bank’s Dodgy Accounting

June 2, 2014

This article first appeared on the Daily Caller website on May 30, 2014. Online here By Tom Fletcher Reasons to oppose the taxpayer-backed Export-Import Bank just keep adding up. The latest one is a report from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO), highlighting serious flaws in the accounting practices used by Ex-Im, which hands out […]

CBO Reveals Export-Import Bank is a $2 Billion Loss for Taxpayers

May 23, 2014

This article first appeared on the Americans For Prosperity blog on May 23, 2014. Online here By Akash Chougule A new report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) reveals that the Export-Import Bank’s six largest programs will be an enormous loss for taxpayers over the next decade. The Bank, which hands out taxpayer-backed financing […]

EXPORT IMPORT BANK, OUR MONEY SENT ABROAD

May 21, 2014

This article first appeared on the Americans For Prosperity blog on May 21 2014. Online Here By Eric Peterson Why has the largest foreign holder of American debt received more than $7 billion in loans backed by U.S. taxpayers? To prop up foreign companies directly compete with American businesses. The Export Import (Ex-IM) Bank of […]

The Export-Import Bank and the Case of the “Missing” $24 Billion

May 20, 2014

This article first appeared on the Americans For Prosperity blog on May 20 2014. Online Here By Akash Chougule “Where in the world are my $24 billion dollars” seems like a fairly ridiculous question for anyone to have to ask. But for the Export-Import Bank, which doles out taxpayer-backed loans to big businesses and foreign […]