The Deconstruction Continues, As The White House Picks Another Opponent Of The Institution He Will Run.
Scott Garrett, a vocal opponent of the Export-Import Bank, was chosen to be the head of the same. This may not be signaling the end of the bank, but a major overhaul is no doubt just over the horizon, also marking the beginning of a new approach with regard to foreign trade. Trump, who himself stated on the campaign trail last year that he wished to shut down the bank entirely (Referring to its very existence as access baggage), now vocally supports it, nominating one of its greatest critics to run the institution. Donald Trump told The Washington Journal he now thinks the bank is a "very good thing".