The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im) is a little-known institution that has become a hot topic in Washington as Congress debates whether to extend its authorization and increase its lending capability. The bank is also a hotbed of crony capitalism—run by political donors for the benefit of political donors. The bank’s board of directors—appointed by the president and approved by the Senate—is stocked with large political donors and campaign bundlers.
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