Claims of “corporate welfare” are thrown around often without a basic understanding of how Ex-Im actually operates.
Economy & Budget
Our combined federal-state corporate rate of 39.1 percent is the highest in the world.
Ex-Im and other export credit agencies are filling gaps in commercial lending.
Congress should reform transportation spending to eliminate diversions, return control of local projects to the states, and reduce burdensome regulations that add time and cost.
We support the Bank’s reauthorization as long as reasonable, narrow, targeted reforms eliminate the financing of widebody aircraft to credit-worthy foreign, state-owned or state-supported airlines.
I know that I would not have been able to succeed without help.
Brand USA is a public-private partnership that serves as the nation’s first cooperative destination marketing organization.
Consumer groups were not alerted to the prospect of this pro-airlines legislation nor were they provided any opportunity for input.
Americans know intuitively that the economy is not as strong as it should be.
Operation Choke Point is one of the most dangerous programs I have experienced in my 45 years of service as a bank regulator, bank attorney and consultant, and bank board member