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Elon Musk and Gov. Cuomo: Crony Capitalists in New York

The Daily Signal wrote an article detailing the corrupt and backroom-dealing tactics of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, whose deals have benefitted billionaire Elon Musk (who runs the Tesla car company). The details will make your blood boil.

“In the waning days of his 2014 re-election campaign, Gov. Andrew Cuomo turned to Musk to bail him out of a $1 billion economic development deal that was going down in flames — and could very well take Cuomo’s political ambitions with it.

Cuomo already had done Musk a favor, successfully working with the state legislature to grandfather in five service centers owned by Musk’s Tesla Motors when a bill was in the works to outlaw car sales that take place outside of traditional dealerships.”

Read the piece here [1].