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Mar 12, 2019

AFP, Freedom Partners Urge Opposition to Tax Extenders Ahead of House Ways and Means Subcommittee Hearing

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity (AFP) urged House lawmakers today to oppose special-interest giveaways in the form of tax extenders ahead of a hearing Tuesday…

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Mar 11, 2019

Senator Lee Right to Advocate Jones Act Repeal

Arlington, VA – Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) has introduced S. 694, legislation to repeal the Jones Act. The Merchant Marine Act of 1920 – commonly known as the Jones Act – was intended to…

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Mar 07, 2019

ICYMI: Congress Should Reassert its Authority on Tariffs

Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento I RealClearPolicy   A handful of lawmakers have introduced measures that would give Congress a greater voice on tariffs, which are essentially a tax on…

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Mar 01, 2019

ICYMI: Business Insider: Koch Network Teams with the Society for Human Resource Management to Spur Second Chance Hiring

Mark Holden | Business Insider | Koch Industries is pushing companies to hire more ex-prisoners because it ‘makes economic sense’ “Criminal justice reform is a major step forward for our country. But society…

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Feb 25, 2019

Report Warns of ‘Tariff Turmoil’ Absent Sweeping U.S.-China Trade Deal

Arlington, VA – The Trump administration rightly delayed an increase in tariffs from 10 to 25 percent on March 2nd because it would devastate U.S. producers, workers, and consumers, according to a…

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Feb 18, 2019

Trump Administration Should Avoid New Auto Tariffs, Freedom Partners Says

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce renewed its opposition today to a tariff of up to 25 percent on imported vehicles, in light of news reports of a new Department of…

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Feb 18, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden Joining Lawmakers and Criminal Justice Reform Advocates for Press Conference on Florida First Step Act

Holden will be joined by Florida State Sens. Jeff Brandes and Keith Perry, returning citizen and FAMM Fellow Matthew Charles, and representatives from Americans for Prosperity-Florida, Right on Crime, the American Conservative Union, the James Madison Institute, and others.

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Feb 08, 2019

Freedom Partners: New Immigration Bill Brings Fairness to High-Skilled Workers

Arlington, VA – Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) introduced the Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act (S. 281), a bipartisan bill that would remove per-country caps for…

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Feb 06, 2019

Freedom Partners Supports Trade Security Act

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners today commended Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wisc.) on the introduction of the Trade Security Act in the Senate and House, respectively. The…

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Feb 05, 2019

Freedom Partners: Washington Must Lower Trade Barriers, Not Create New Ones with the Reciprocal Trade Act

Arlington, VA – During tonight’s State of the Union Address, President Trump urged Congress to pass the “Reciprocal Trade Act” (H.R. 764). The legislation would grant the executive branch even greater…

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