Issues


Feb 15, 2018

MEMO: How Work Requirements Help Lift People Out of Poverty And Preserve The Social Safety Net

From: Americans for Prosperity Director of Policy Akash Chougule and Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018 To: Interested Parties Subject: Memo: How Work Requirements Help Lift…

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Feb 15, 2018

What They Are Saying: Unprecedented Gas Tax Hike Would Disproportionately Hurt the Most Vulnerable on the Heels of Historic Tax Relief

The Problem with Infrastructure Isn’t a Lack of Funds, It’s a Failure of Execution Arlington, VA — A 25-cent gas tax increase from 18.4 cents per gallon to 43…

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Feb 15, 2018

Secretary Chao: ‘Very Regressive’ Gas Tax Will ‘Impact on the Most Vulnerable Within Our Society’

President Trump yesterday “endorsed a 25-cent gas tax hike to pay for infrastructure,” according to reports. But the increase, which would mark the largest increase in the history of the gas…

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Feb 14, 2018

Freedom Partners & AFP: No Gas Tax Increase

Arlington, VA – Responding to an Axios report that President Trump today “endorsed a 25-cent gas tax hike to pay for infrastructure,” Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity repeated…

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Feb 14, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: No Justification for Obamacare Bailouts

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento responded today to calls by the Trump administration in their newly released budget for the reinstatement of funding for cost sharing subsidies (CSRs…

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Feb 12, 2018

White House Initiative for More Effective, Efficient & Accountable Infrastructure Must Protect Taxpayers

Arlington, VA – The White House today released the president’s legislative goals for maintaining and modernizing the nation’s infrastructure, including important improvements to the regulatory and permitting process to promote greater…

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Feb 09, 2018

Smarter Spending, Protecting Taxpayers & Reducing Regulatory Gridlock Critical for Maintaining & Modernizing Infrastructure

Arlington, VA — As Congress and the administration continue the effort of updating and expanding our nation’s roads, bridges, airports and waterways, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce today…

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Feb 08, 2018

Congress’ Budget ‘Deal’ Breaks Bipartisan Spending Caps by Incredible 13-Percent

Bill Riddled with Overspending & Corporate Welfare is a Betrayal of American Taxpayers, Would Be Massive Failure After Historic Tax Reform The Budget Control Act of 2011 agreed to by Republicans and…

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Feb 07, 2018

Budget ‘Deal’ Riddled with Overspending & Corporate Welfare is a Betrayal of American Taxpayers, Would Be Massive Failure After Historic Tax Reform

Arlington, VA — Americans for Prosperity, Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, The LIBRE Initiative, Generation Opportunity and Concerned Veterans for American today issued a letter to congressional leaders announcing their opposition to a…

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Feb 06, 2018

Congress Should Continue to Resist Efforts to Undermine Historic Tax Reform by Adding Corporate Welfare to Government Spending Bill

Expired Tax Carve Outs for Special Interests Threaten Simpler, Fairer & More Competitive Tax Code Arlington, VA — As Congress debates the details of must-pass spending legislation this week, Freedom Partners Chamber…

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