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House Passes Ex-Im Bank Bill, 330-93

Posted on May. 09, 12 | 03:53 PM by Andrew Roth | Topic: Government Spending
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The reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank, which is like the Fannie Mae of international trade, passed the House today by a huge margin.  Thankfully, 93 members voted against it.  This vote provides a great contrast between "pro-business" lawmakers (who support subsidies and bailouts) and "pro-free market" lawmakers (who oppose subsidies and bailouts).

Rep. Tom McClintock, always a Club favorite, voted NO.  Here's his floor speech:

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