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May 30, 2018

Tesla, Huge Utilities Demand Corporate Welfare from Federal Court

Should the federal government really be in the business of making cars more expensive? That’s the crux of a lawsuit intended to stop President Trump’s regulatory relief agenda. Despite a…

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Mar 14, 2018

Defend Historic Tax Reform by Rejecting Corporate Welfare in All Forms, Starting with Tax Extenders

In an article entitled “Special interest groups to defend favorite tax breaks,” the Washington Examiner writes that “[r]epresentatives from a wide range of industries are set to appear before a House…

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Dec 27, 2017

A Look Back on 2017 & Look Forward to 2018

As we prepare to ring in the New Year with celebration, we’d like to take a minute to reflect on the past year and our work with the administration and Congress…

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Dec 06, 2017

Make America Competitive with Lower Rates, Not a New Consumer Tax

One of the key principles of tax reform that Freedom Partners has been advocating early-on in the debate is that it should not impose any new burdens on taxpayers. Throughout the…

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Nov 13, 2017

VIDEO | Senator Baldwin Says She Should Be Judged on Her Record – Be Careful What You Wish for

Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin opposes the unified plan for tax reform proposed by the Trump administration and key lawmakers, saying it doesn’t do enough to help the middle class. But the…

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Nov 07, 2017

President Trump: On the Verge of Historic Tax Reform to Unrig the System, Lawmakers Must ‘Hold Strong & Do What is Right for America’

The House of Representatives last week unveiled legislation to reform the nation’s broken tax code, officially introduced as The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Fortunately for the middle class…

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Oct 27, 2017

VIDEO | Baldwin Voted for Five Trillion Dollars in More Taxes, Wisconsin Deserves Better

The harder her constituents work, the more Washington takes — Senators like Tammy Baldwin are the problem. Senator Baldwin has voted to raise trillions of dollars in new taxes to the benefit of…

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Jul 21, 2017

VIDEO | Rep. Blackburn: Tax Reform’s Biggest Stumbling Block BAT is Off the Table

Is the controversial and widely rejected trillion-dollar Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) on imports finally being laid to rest? Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) told Fox Business Network viewers that she believes…

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Apr 28, 2017

Border Adjustment Tax “Probably Dead” — White House Confirms Harmful Tax Not Part of Tax Reform Efforts

The U.S. Senate’s second ranking Republican says the proposed Border Adjustment TX (B.A.T.) – or 20-percent tax on imported goods proposed by Congress in order to pay for…

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Nov 21, 2016

Congress is Right About Protecting Taxpayers in Lame Duck, Addressing Key Issues In 2017

Freedom Partners, Americans for Prosperity, and Coalition Allies Identify Main Priorities for Working With New Congress and Administration With the regular budget and appropriations process falling apart this year, Congress again needed…

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