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Dec 18, 2018

Freedom Partners Thanks Senators for Rejecting “Poison Pills” and Bringing First Step Act One Step Closer to Becoming Law

Arlington, VA – Tonight, the Senate came together in bipartisan fashion to pass the First Step Act 87-12 and reject needless “poison pill” amendments that were aimed at derailing the bill. Tonight…

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Dec 14, 2018

A Year After Landmark FCC Vote and the Internet Is Just Fine

On Dec. 14, 2017, heavy-handed so-called “net neutrality” regulations were repealed through approval of the Restoring Internet Freedom Order. Those in opposition thought the repeal would change the internet for…

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Dec 14, 2018

Creative Destruction

Why do you use lightbulbs instead of candles? Why do you use a computer rather than clack away on a typewriter? The answer is creative destruction. “It’s the idea that when…

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Dec 13, 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 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 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 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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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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Nov 28, 2018

2018 Q3: Economy Grew At A 3.5 Percent Rate (Preliminary Estimate)

This morning, the U.S. Department of Commerce released its second estimate of gross domestic product (GDP) for the third quarter of 2018, and announced that the U.S. economy expanded at…

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Nov 28, 2018

Three Ways to Promote Health Care Openness

Health care is one of the most regulated industries in American life. Need proof? Consider the myriad regulations preventing Americans from accessing quality care — and these potential solutions for giving health care…

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