Tag Archives: crony capitalism

Is General Motors Truly Back on Top of Auto World?

General Motors Corporation recently laid claim to being the world’s largest automaker, as headlined in The Detroit News  last month.  “General Motors Co. says it sold more than 9 million cars and trucks worldwide last year — a 7.6 percent increase that allowed the company to reclaim the title of world’s largest automaker.” After GM posted it’s… Read More »

Obama's "Apparatchik" Administration

President Obama, in his 2011 State of the Union speech, said, “This is our generation’s Sputnik moment.” Substituting the word “apparatchik” – government by party leaders, bureaucrats and the well-connected – for “Sputnik” would have been much closer to the truth. Obama’s green jobs agenda spends billions of taxpayer dollars to destroy existing jobs and… Read More »

The Department of Energy's and Obama's Record

The Solyndra Scandal The Solyndra Scandal just won’t go away, much to President Obama’s chagrin. And new revelations are coming out almost daily. DOE’s Purpose From the Department of Energy (DOE) itself we get its loan programs purpose: “The Department of Energy’s Loan Programs enable DOE to work with private companies and lenders to mitigate… Read More »