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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 17, 2018

Senate Advances Bipartisan #FirstStepAct

“We applaud the overwhelming majority of senators who came together across the aisle to advance the smart-on-crime First Step Act.”

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Dec 14, 2018

First Step Act Will Ease the Burden on Taxpayers

“Criminal justice reform isn’t just about saving dollars, but there’s no denying that reforms like the First Step Act will help address Washington’s overspending problem.”

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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

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 04, 2018

ICYMI: USA TODAY: Vote on FIRST STEP Act to reform ‘out of whack’ prison sentences

Arlington, VA – USA TODAY recently published an editorial in support of the FIRST STEP Act. The editorial board notes that the act has not only garnered bipartisan support inside and out of…

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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 27, 2018

ICYMI: Koch Network Groups Urge Presidents Trump, Xi to End Tariffs at G-20 Meeting

“There is great urgency for the United States and China to come together and reach an agreement to eliminate tariffs and protectionist trade policies. The continued escalation of tariffs has come at…

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