Press Release

Budget Process


Apr 09, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: Balanced Budget Amendment Show-Vote Not a Replacement for Fiscal Discipline; Rescission Package a Practical First Step

Arlington, VA – Just weeks following the passage of a massive spending increase, recent news reports indicate that the House of Representatives this week will vote on a balanced budget amendment to the…

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Oct 05, 2017

House Clears the Way for Historic Tax Reform

Arlington, VA – The House of Representatives today took a major step forward towards tax reform by passing a budget resolution for Fiscal Year 2018. Importantly, the move sets instructions for Congress to…

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May 24, 2017

Freedom Partners Statement On White House Full FY18 Budget Proposal

Arlington, VA — The White House released its full budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018. Freedom Partners Vice President of Policy Nathan Nascimento issued the following statement: “This budget represents an important step…

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Apr 12, 2017

White House Action to Cut Wasteful Spending at Federal Agencies Should be Applauded

  Arlington, VA – After signing an executive order in March to begin holding federal agencies accountable and develop plans to “improve their efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability,” the White House is issuing specific…

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Mar 16, 2017

White House Budget Proposal Step in the Right Direction

Arlington, VA — The White House today released its budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018. In it, the administration outlines its plan to rein in an ever-expanding federal bureaucracy, reduce out-of…

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Dec 07, 2016

CR Protects Taxpayers From the Worst Special Interest Threats

Arlington, VA – Congress announced last night the details of a continuing resolution (CR) which would fund the government into next April. This fall, Freedom Partners and its coalition allies helped identify and…

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Sep 28, 2016

Freedom Partners Statement on Short-Term Continuing Resolution

Arlington, VA – The U.S. Senate today agreed to advance a short-term continuing resolution, which funds the government until December 9 and sets Congress up to consider a massive 2017 spending…

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Sep 09, 2016

Statement on Growing Opposition to Lame-Duck Spending Bill

Arlington, VA – Opposition to the Reid-Obama lame-duck spending plan continues to grow with Republican Study Committee Chair Bill Flores (R-Texas) indicating that it likely wouldn’t pass the House…

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Sep 07, 2016

Statement on Reid-Obama Lame Duck Spending Push

Arlington, VA — Freedom Partners continues to urge Senators to reject the Reid-Obama approach seeking to punt a trillion-dollar spending bill into the lame-duck session of Congress. Passing a short…

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Feb 09, 2016

Freedom Partners Responds to White House 2017 Wish List

Arlington, VA — Today President Obama unveiled his eighth and final budget proposal, and it proves to be the costliest one yet: at nearly $4 trillion, this 2017 budget proposal would set a…

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