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May 13, 2019

ICYMI: Let’s make free trade truly free, starting with Japan

Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento | The Hill After more than a year of tariff disputes dominating the headlines, there is finally reason for a little optimism about U.S. trade…

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May 10, 2019

FP: More Americans Will Be Harmed by New Tariffs

ARLINGTON, Va. – As the administration adopted higher tariffs on many imported goods from China today and began the process to impose even more, Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce rejected this approach. Freedom…

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May 09, 2019

In Case You Missed It: Mark Holden Teams with Bipartisan Coalition to Support North Carolina’s Second Chance Act

Arlington, VA – On Tuesday, Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden joined a bipartisan group of North Carolina legislators and criminal justice reform advocates to call for the passage of Senate Bill 562, known…

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May 08, 2019

Freedom Partners and AFP Oppose Ex-Im Quorum, Call for Bank’s Closure

ARLINGTON, Va. –  Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity urged Congress today to close the Export-Import Bank following a Senate vote to revive the agency by confirming the Trump…

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Apr 18, 2019

FP on USMCA Report: Lower Trade Barriers are Key to Economic Growth

Arlington, VA – The International Trade Commission (ITC) released a required report analyzing the impact of the proposed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA…

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Apr 08, 2019

More Work Remains, But First Step Act Progress is Encouraging

Administration and Congress must continue working together to fully fund and implement the law

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Apr 02, 2019

Freedom Partners: U.S.-Mexico Trade Too Critical to Economy to Jeopardize by Closing the Border

Arlington, VA – In response to reports that the Trump administration is considering closing the U.S.-Mexico border, Freedom Partners urged administration officials to preserve commerce between the two nations. Freedom Partners…

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Mar 29, 2019

Freedom Partners Endorses New Kaine-Carper Bill to Expand Congressional Oversight of Tariffs

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce today endorsed new legislation that would boost congressional oversight and authority concerning tariffs imposed unilaterally by the executive branch. The Reclaiming Congressional Trade Authorities Act…

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Mar 18, 2019

Broad Coalition of 30 Groups Call for Congress to Reclaim Authority on Tariffs

Arlington, VA – A coalition of 30 organizations led by Americans for Prosperity (AFP) and Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce released a letter today encouraging lawmakers to reclaim their tariff authority, which has…

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Mar 15, 2019

End the Trade War, U.S. Business Leaders Plead

Arlington, VA – Amid reports that a U.S.-China meeting to sign a trade deal has been pushed back, a fresh review of recent comments from American business leaders finds widespread concern…

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