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Jun 16, 2015

“Good Publicity” for the Ex-Im Bank

Arlington, VA — During a breakfast event with The Christian Science Monitor last week, Ex-Im Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg said that the one good thing that has come from the debate over…

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Jun 16, 2015

Ex-Im Bank Chairman’s Mischaracterization Of CBO Report Is Unilaterally Baffling

Arlington, VA — In an interview with Politico this morning, Export-Import Bank Chairman Fred Hochberg made a troubling misstatement about the findings of a Congressional Budget Office report detailing the risk that…

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Jun 12, 2015

Ex-Im Deal Could Cost Taxpayers $150 Million

Arlington, VA — The acting inspector general of the Export-Import Bank admitted during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Thursday that a foreign business deal financed by the bank…

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Jun 10, 2015

Freedom Partners Applauds Chairman Shelby For Taking A Stand Against The Export-Import Bank

Arlington, VA — Senate Banking Committee Chairman Richard Shelby took a strong stand against the Export-Import Bank Tuesday afternoon, saying that letting the bank expire on June 30 is “the best thing…

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Jun 09, 2015

The “Unilateral Disarmament” Myth

Arlington, VA — If you’re following the debate over the Export-Import Bank, you’ve probably heard the term “unilateral disarmament” more than most reporters heard it during the Cold War. It…

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Jun 08, 2015

Ex-Im Supporters Banking On Job Losses May Want To Rethink That Strategy

Arlington, VA — With only three weeks left before the Export-Import Bank’s charter expires, supporters of the bank are ramping up their rhetoric to scare lawmakers into voting for reauthorization. And…

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Jun 05, 2015

What We Learned About Ex-Im This Week

Arlington, VA — Between the House Financial Services Committee and the Senate Banking Committee, there were a number of Ex-Im Bank hearings this week—and we certainly learned a lot, including about…

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Jun 03, 2015

Ex-Im As A ‘Lender Of Last Resort’?

Arlington, VA — The Export-Import Bank’s leadership has claimed time and time again that the Ex-Im Bank makes loans only when no one else will. In doing so, supporters maintain…

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Jun 02, 2015

They Finally Said It: Exporters Will Be Just Fine Without The Ex-Im Bank

Click Here To See The Video. Ex-Im Chairman Fred Hochberg: “None Of Us Actually Expire On June 30th. The Bank’s Authority To Make A New Loan Expires On June 30th…

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Jun 01, 2015

Hillary Clinton: “I Would Like To Put Ex-Im Bank On Steroids”

Arlington, VA — Today it was reported that Hillary Clinton, while serving as Secretary of State, testified in 2010 that she not only supports the Export-Import Bank but would put the bank…

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