Paul Ryan Slams Ex-Im Bank as ‘Crony Capitalism’


Paul Ryan

(Reuters) – Republican congressman Paul Ryan on Wednesday slammed the U.S. Export-Import Bank as a purveyor of “crony capitalism” that mainly helps a few large companies, and said Congress should focus instead on market reforms that speed growth for all firms.

D.C. City Council Responds to Gun Ruling


Office of D.C. Council member Tommy Wells

Shortly after a federal judge declared Washington, D.C.’s ban on carrying handguns in public unconstitutional, the office of D.C. Council member Tommy Wells (D., Ward 6) created signs for business owners who wished to express their displeasure with the so-called “Second Amendment of the Bill of Rights.”