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May 08, 2018

Freedom Partners Commends Vote to Scrap Onerous Auto Lending Restriction

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners today applauded a vote in the House of Representatives to approve S.J. Res. 57, which utilizes the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal a controversial policy adopted…

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Apr 03, 2018

Freedom Partners Praises EPA Decision to Ease Auto Regulations, Affordability

Arlington, VA – In an ongoing effort to repeal harmful Obama-era rules and regulations, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday announced its adoption of more appropriate fuel economy standards which will produce…

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Mar 14, 2018

Freedom Partners Applauds Senate Approval of Dodd-Frank Relief Legislation

Arlington, VA – The U.S. Senate today voted to approve the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (S. 2155), bipartisan legislation that would provide much-needed relief from many counterproductive…

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Jan 04, 2018

Interior Department Takes Positive Steps to Advance Offshore Natural Resource Development, Economic Growth & Greater Prosperity

Arlington, VA — The Trump administration today, led by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, announced the next steps for developing the National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program…

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Dec 14, 2017

FCC ‘Net Neutrality’ Vote Restores Internet Freedom

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce today applauds the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) vote to roll back Obama-era Internet regulations commonly known as ‘net neutrality.’ Freedom Partners executive vice president…

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Oct 25, 2017

CFPB’s Arbitration Rule Was Never About Helping Consumers

Arlington, VA — The U.S. Senate today voted under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal the Consumer Federal Protection Bureau (CFPB) “arbitration rule,” sending the resolution to the President’s desk…

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Oct 16, 2017

Trump, Pruitt Move to Confront Special Interests Hijacking Federal Rulemaking Process

“The days of regulation through litigation are over.” — EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Arlington, VA — The Trump administration today announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) led by Administrator Scott Pruitt will issue…

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Oct 09, 2017

Trump Administration Shows Bold Leadership on Job-Crushing Power Plant Rule

Arlington, VA – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt today announced that he will issue a proposed rule to repeal the job-crushing EPA power plant regulations. The move follows initial action…

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Jun 07, 2017

Statement on DOL Withdraw from Obama Joint Employer Guidance

Arlington, VA – Department of Labor (DOL) Secretary Alexander Acosta will withdraw the Obama administration’s informal guidance for independent contractors and joint employment, in effect rolling back the 2015 mandate making it…

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Jun 01, 2017

Freedom Partners Applauds President Trump for Protecting U.S. Taxpayers and the Economy from Harmful Paris Agreement

Arlington, VA – President Donald Trump will withdraw the U.S. from an international agreement to mandate carbon emission levels, following through with a campaign promise. While non-binding and unenforceable, the agreement…

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