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Are Republicans and big business on the brink of divorce?

It's likely you've never heard of the Export-Import bank, or have a strong opinion about whether it should be re-authorized. But some conservative Congressmen have seized on this arcane issue to challenge the Republican Party's long-standing love affair with big business . And the results could have major consequences for American politics. Ezra Klein explains in 3 minutes.

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