Issues


Dec 12, 2018

Trade Is the Best Holiday Gift

When you think of the holidays, what do you picture? Do you think of the lights on your tree, the decorations on your home, the smorgasbord of food on your table, the…

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Dec 12, 2018

Freedom Partners Criticizes Vote to Undermine Free Speech

Arlington, VA ­–  Today, the Senate by a vote of 50-49 passed S.J. Res. 64, which will likely be dismissed by the House of Representatives. The resolution would effectively nullify recent…

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Dec 11, 2018

AFP and Freedom Partners Commend Leader McConnell for Taking Up the First Step Act

Arlington, VA – In response to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s announcement that he’ll bring the First Step Act to the Senate floor for a vote in the coming days, Americans…

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Dec 07, 2018

Putting U.S. Employment Numbers in Context – November 2018

This morning, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported the economy gained 155,000 jobs in November, and the U.S. unemployment rate stayed the same at a 49-year low of…

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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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Dec 06, 2018

Our Health Care Will Improve With Two Key Ingredients: Competition and Choice

The Department of Health and Human Services released a report Dec. 3 about how the federal government and the states might promote health care competition — and what reforms it will pursue in…

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Dec 06, 2018

Tariff Tracker

Tariffs work only for a few politically connected industries at the expense of most consumers and businesses. Economists have been saying it for years; history has shown it over and over. Trade…

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Dec 02, 2018

Freedom Partners Praises G-20 Announcement to Suspend 2019 Tariff Increases

Arlington, Va. – Freedom Partners today welcomed news, according to Politico, that Presidents Trump and Xi agreed to abate further tariffs as they seek agreement to lower barriers to trade between the two…

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Nov 29, 2018

For Continued U.S. Prosperity, Freedom Partners Urges End to Tariffs

Arlington, VA – As President Trump is set to meet with Chinese President Xi at the G-20, an escalation in the trade war remains the biggest threat to derail America’s thriving…

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Nov 29, 2018

The Economic Case for Free Trade

Trade is the reason you don’t need to grow your own food, build your own home and make your clothes. In other words, trade is the reason you don’t live…

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