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Terry McAuliffe and Hillary’s Brother Sued by Investors in Electric Car Venture

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 10:00am 11/29/2017 at 10:00am

Virginia’s Democrat Governor Terry McAuliffe went into business with Hillary Clinton’s brother Anthony Rodham to create an electric car company in America. They were obviously planning on having a friend in the White House

Things haven’t gone as planned, however, and some investors are now suing.

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Wisconsin Cracks Down on Illegal Butter

http://www.tmj4.com/news/i-team/illegal-butter-popular-butter-product-cant-be-sold-in-wisconsin-kerrygold
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 7:00pm 2/22/2017 at 7:00pm
http://www.tmj4.com/news/i-team/illegal-butter-popular-butter-product-cant-be-sold-in-wisconsin-kerrygold

Wisconsinites who enjoy Kellygold Irish butter have been forced to venture across state lines to buy the gold foil packaged dairy goodness.

Butter protectionism in the Dairy State has made this foreign butter illegal.

An obscure regulation turns “ungraded butter” into contraband. Since Kerrygold isn’t produced in the good ole U.S. of...

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Sarah Palin on Carrier deal: corporate welfare the “hallmark of corruption”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 5:00pm 12/3/2016 at 5:00pm

President-elect Trump’s deal with Carrier to keep a thousand jobs in America is drawing fire from an unexpected source.  Former Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin is slamming the deal as an example of crony capitalism.

Writing at Young Conservatives, Palin explains that the government picking winners and losers is always a bad...

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The Obama Administration’s Crony Capitalism Problem

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 23, 2011 at 3:25pm 9/23/2011 at 3:25pm

As the Solyndra executives refuse to answer Congressional investigator’s questions, more accusations of crony capitalism in the Obama Administration are coming out.

Just last week, the Daily Beast reported that Gen. William Shelton, who oversees the Air Force Space Command, was pressured by the White House to change his testimony in order to...

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