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Meet Some of the State of the Union’s Winners: The Kronies

Like every year, we can expect that bankers, farmers, green-energy providers, defense contractors, health insurers, and other protected industries will be among the winners of the agenda the president outlines in tomorrow night’s State Of Union Address. Well, now they have hot new toys to represent them and this very funny video to tell their story:

Over at the Federalist, Sean Davis notes:

At long last, somebody has finally cartoonized K Street cronyism.

But wait, there’s more! Each Krony character gets its own video. There’s an ethanol junky, a defense contractor, a Wall Street banker, a union goon, and a big government regulator. Each has a unique origin story and a list of special powers.

The website is here and it is priceless.

Veronique de Rugy is a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

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