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Republicans take a pass on Obama’s export subsidies

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President Obama’s “New Economic Patriotism” leans heavily on exports, and thus on subsidies from the Export-Import Bank of the United States. Obama uses Ex-Im to support industries he likes (solar), companies he likes (Siemens, GE), and industries hurt by sequestration (satellites). Mostly, he uses Ex-Im to subsidize Boeing jets. Republicans of late have begun bashing “corporate welfare.” Ex-Im...

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