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AC2 NEWS Weekly Crony News Roundup 8-12-2018

Trump’s Tariffs: Raw Crony Capitalism, Ignorant Economics, or Brilliant Tactics? Suzuki, Mazda, Yamaha admit faking vehicle emission data Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s Ties To China Go Way Deeper Than An Alleged Office Spy Monsanto Ordered To...

Suzuki, Mazda, Yamaha admit faking vehicle emission data

(From CBS) Japanese automakers Suzuki Motor Corp., Mazda Motor Corp. and Yamaha Motor Co. have admitted using falsified emissions data to inspect their new vehicles after the government ordered the industry to review its procedures. Japan’s transport ministry said Thursday...

The SEC Is Intensifying Its Probe of Tesla

(From Bloomberg) The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is intensifying its scrutiny of Tesla Inc.’s public statements in the wake of Elon Musk’s provocative tweet Tuesday about taking the electric-car company private, according to two people familiar with the matter....

Meet America’s Elite Farm Subsidy Club

If one wants to really learn about crony capitalism in this country our agricultural policies would be a fantastic place to start. There have got to be 100 potential dissertations on corn policy alone.