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Sep 27, 2016

Blue Cross Blue Shield Realty Check

Download PDF Version Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) has been circulating on Capitol Hill a memo purporting to set the record straight with “facts” about the Transitional Reinsurance Program. Unfortunately, BCBS doesn…

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Jul 30, 2015

Boeing’s Double Talk on Ex-Im: Impact of the Bank’s Expiration Depends on the Audience

Arlington, VA — Boeing’s position on the Export-Import Bank really depends on who’s listening. When they’re talking to Washington lawmakers, Boeing is nervous that without the bank it might…

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Jul 23, 2015

New Boeing CEO: We’ll Be Fine Without the Ex-Im Bank

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg explained during a conference call Wednesday that the aerospace company he oversees will be perfectly fine without the Export-Import Bank because of how many “credit sources [are…

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Jul 17, 2015

Wanted: Export-Import Bank-backed Drug Lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán

Escaped Drug Kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, Head Of The Sinaloa Cartel, Escaped From Prison This Week. “A notorious Mexican drug kingpin who escaped once before from prison — and spent…

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Jul 09, 2015

General Electric Wasn’t Always Threatening to Move to Canada and Europe Without the Ex-Im Bank

General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt, one of the Export-Import Bank’s biggest supporters, hasn’t been shy about using inflammatory rhetoric in order to scare Congress into reauthorizing the bank. He…

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Jun 30, 2015

POTUS On Ex-Im Bank: What Changed?

Arlington, VA — With the Export-Import Bank set to expire for the first time in more than 80 years, the White House is shopping around an op-ed in support of reauthorization…

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Jun 26, 2015

Here Come The Cronies: The Ex-Im Bank’s Advisory Committee

Arlington, VA — Congress has left for recess, essentially guaranteeing that the Export-Import Bank’s charter will expire after June 30, and already the bank’s supporters are rolling out their cronies…

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Jun 24, 2015

The Ex-Im Bank’s Charter Will Officially Expire On June 30

Get Ready For The Forecast: Doom And Gloom Arlington, VA — It’s official: the Export-Import Bank’s charter will expire on June 30—but that doesn’t mean it’s going…

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Jun 17, 2015

The Ex-Im Bank’s Climate Of Corruption

Arlington, VA — A number of environmental groups staged a protest outside of the Export-Import Bank this morning in opposition to the bank’s financing of a foreign coal project. The Ex…

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Mar 24, 2015

Fact Checking U.S. Chamber’s Ex-Im Letter

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to Capitol Hill Monday urging the Senate to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank. The organization warned of the dangers from letting Ex-Im…

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