Op-Ed

Spending Restraint


Dec 13, 2016

In Case You Missed it: Paving the Way to Smarter Infrastructure Spending

This op-ed, written by Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Policy Andy Koenig, was originally published on December 13, 2016, by Forbes. As Congress heads home for a long…

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Oct 13, 2016

No One’s Talking About the Most Important Issue: America’s National Debt

Andy Koenig, a senior policy advisor at Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, penned a commentary that appeared in Forbes. Read the full article here. As November approaches, there’s plenty of noise…

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Sep 13, 2016

ICYMI: Congress Must Say No to Lame-Duck Spending

In Case You Missed It: Congress Must Say No To Lame-Duck Spending Andy Koenig | Forbes Who saw this coming? President Obama and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) have already…

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Aug 03, 2016

ICYMI: Freedom Partners Urges Long-Term Spending Bill

Jon Reid | Morning Consult Freedom Partners, a group with close ties to the Koch brothers, is trying to rally congressional Republicans behind a plan that would postpone this year’s appropriations process…

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Jul 18, 2016

ICYMI: “Forcing Congress to Keep its Spending Promises”

The worst-kept secret in Washington, D.C., is that Congress will once again fail to do its most basic constitutional job and pass legislation to fund the federal government beyond the…

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Jun 14, 2016

Stop, Cut & Fix Would be a Win For the Economy and the Taxpayer

In an op-ed for The Hill, Freedom Partners Senior Policy Advisor Andy Koenig explains how the Stop, Cut & Fix proposal would put America back on the road towards fiscal sanity…

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Mar 01, 2016

Time to Cut Wasteful Spending at Department of Defense

In a USA Today op-ed, Freedom Partners Executive Vice President James Davis documented how the next president of the United States can keep America safe by combating wasteful spending at the…

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Oct 29, 2015

Video Op-Ed: Keep the Spending Caps

In a new video op-ed on IJReview, Freedom Partners Senior Policy Analyst Andy Koenig explains why Americans can’t afford to axe the budget spending caps agreed to in the bipartisan…

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Oct 02, 2015

Will Congress Keep Its Promise On Budget Caps?

The top priority for Senator Harry Reid and Representative Nancy Pelosi is to break the spending caps and increase Washington spending. We think there’s a better way. Check out the Oct…

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