Profitably greasing palms:

A Very Depressing Chart on Creeping Cronyism in the American Economy
https://danieljmitchell.wordpress.com/2016/07/21/a-very-depressing-chart-on-creeping-cronyism-in-the-american-economy/

…and the cherry on top:

White House pumps $4.5 billion into electric car charging amid sales slump
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/white-house-pumps-4.5-billion-into-electric-car-charging-amid-sales-slump/article/2597329

Via Instapundit.

The establishment strikes back.

With more info coming in, it’s starting to look like the whole Cruz speech faux outrage was orchestrated by Paul Manafort and his GOPe cronies.

Cruz should have not turned up at the convention at all.