Combating Corporate Welfare

Corporate welfare is one of the greatest threats to a fair and free economy.

When the government picks winners and losers and awards favors to politically connected businesses, it undermines competition and gives politicians and businesspeople an incentive to engage in corruption and kickbacks.

Ending this broken system will lead to economic progress and increasing prosperity that benefits everyone.

May 08, 2019

Freedom Partners and AFP Oppose Ex-Im Quorum, Call for Bank’s Closure

ARLINGTON, Va. –  Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity urged Congress today to close the Export-Import Bank following a Senate vote to revive the agency by confirming the Trump…

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Mar 12, 2019

AFP, Freedom Partners Urge Opposition to Tax Extenders Ahead of House Ways and Means Subcommittee Hearing

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity (AFP) urged House lawmakers today to oppose special-interest giveaways in the form of tax extenders ahead of a hearing Tuesday…

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Dec 07, 2018

Coalition to Congress: Put an End to Tax Extenders

Arlington, VA – Americans for Prosperity joined a coalition of organizations spanning the political spectrum that wants Congress to put an end to corporate welfare in the form of temporary tax extenders. The…

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Nov 14, 2018

Freedom Partners and AFP: Government Handouts Are the Wrong Approach

Arlington, VA – Following reports of hundreds of millions of dollars in corporate handouts to Amazon, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce issued a joint statement highlighting the negative impact…

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