Ex-Im Bank

Cruz Plans Slew of Highway Bill Amendments

Seeks to block Ex-Im reauthorization, but will also seek eight other measures

Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) plans to offer numerous amendments to a federal highway funding bill reauthorizing an export finance agency that the GOP presidential hopeful has pledged to kill, his staff confirmed on Monday.

Ex-Im Official Deleted Text Messages After FOIA Request

Watchdog group alleges ‘unlawful destruction of federal records’ by controversial agency

A top official at a controversial U.S. export finance agency deleted text messages sent within days of the 2014 midterm elections after a watchdog group filed an open records request for the messages, the agency admitted recently.

Critics: Clinton Ex-Im Advocacy Embodies Cronyism Allegations

Hillary goes to bat for the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which benefits numerous Clinton Foundation donors

Hillary Rodham ClintonHillary Clinton’s advocacy for an obscure government agency often accused of cronyism exemplifies her status as the consummate self-dealing Washington insider, according to critics of the likely Democratic presidential nominee.

Obama Confidant Eyes 2016 and Political Access for Consulting Firm

Robert Wolf’s 32 Advisors just unveiled an infrastructure practice likely to rely on continued federal handouts

The head of a consulting firm with deep ties to the Obama White House is flexing his political muscle heading into 2016 as the firm opens a new practice likely to rely in large measure on access to Democrats.