Tag Archives: Export Import Bank

Export Import Bank 2019

The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) is the official export credit agency of the United States. Ex-Im Bank’s mission is to assist in financing the export of U.S. goods and services to international markets. The Export-Import Bank … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Trump | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

When Rep. Reed says he cares …

I voted in support of the American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act because I care about keeping Americans safe by keeping terrorists out of our country. — Tom Reed Tom Reed may care more about embarrassing our President and our … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Political, President, Reed's Views, Shutdown, Terrorism, Treaties, War | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Export Import Bank reauthorization

The charter for the Export-Import Bank will expire on June 30 unless Congress renews it. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, reportedly said that Congress should let the Export-Import Bank expire. Jordan cited widespread opposition … Continue reading

Posted in Reed's Views | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Tom Reed supports Export-Import Bank for #NY23

According to news reports, Tom Reed will back reauthorization of the Export-Import bank. All six House Republicans in the New York congressional delegation, however, back reauthorization, along with all delegation Democrats. Republican Rep. Tom Reed of Corning said the bank … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Congress, Constituents, Economics, Political, Reed's Views | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Export Import Bank, Part 2

Has the tea party wing of the GOP found a new bugaboo: crony capitalism. In an article titled “Long-building conservative anger at Export-Import Bank reaches boiling point,” authors  Zachary Goldfarb and Holly Yeager write: What began as a pet issue for a handful … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Economics, Political, Reed's Views, Shutdown | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Since 1934, the United States has had an Export-Import Bank. The bank is reauthorized every two years, usually with little fanfare. This year may be different, however. Here is what the bank says about itself: The Export-Import Bank of the … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Congress, Constitution, Economics, Political, Reed's Views | Tagged | 7 Comments