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Jan 24, 2019

In the Wake of Senate Votes, Time for a Permanent, Bipartisan Dreamer/Border Deal

Arlington, VA – Today the Senate failed to pass legislation to fund the government for a period of weeks, as well as legislation that would fund the government, provide temporary relief to Dreamers…

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Jan 22, 2019

President’s Proposal is a Significant Step Toward Dreamer-Border Deal

Key Next Step For Lawmakers: Make it a Permanent Protection for Dreamers Arlington, VA – Today the president proposed that lawmakers come together on a narrow deal that provides short-term protections for…

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Jan 18, 2019

Letter to Congress, White House Cautions on Temporary Dreamer Fix

Arlington, VA – Today leaders of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity joined with Daniel Garza, President of The LIBRE Initiative, in an open letter to Congress and the White…

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Jan 15, 2019

ICYMI: The Clemency Process Is Broken. Trump Can Fix It.

Mark Holden, Rachel Barkow, and Mark Osler | The Atlantic … It took six years of intense wrangling to get the First Step Act passed. Clemency reform, however, requires the action of only one…

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Jan 08, 2019

ICYMI: ‘Dreamers’ might be key to ending the government shutdown

Certainty & Security – A Deal Both Sides Can Agree On Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden | USA TODAY There is a way out of the standoff over the partial government shutdown, and it…

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Jan 04, 2019

U.S.-China Trade Talks Should Forge a Deal Now to Lower All Trade Barriers

ARLINGTON, VA – Freedom Partners today urged the Trump administration to seize the moment and eliminate trade barriers in upcoming trade talks on Monday, Jan. 7. Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento…

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Jan 04, 2019

Freedom Partners: Washington Must Reach a Deal on Border Security and Dreamers

Arlington, VA – As lawmakers and the White House discuss a path forward toward re-opening unfunded federal agencies, many in Congress are expressing support for a compromise to protect the Dreamers and…

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Jan 03, 2019

Matthew Charles’ Impending Release from Prison Means Justice Has Been Served

“Today, justice has been delivered,” said Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden.

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Jan 02, 2019

ICYMI: The First Step Act Is Just the Beginning

Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden | Morning Consult Bipartisanship is not dead. Congress just proved it by passing the First Step Act, legislation that respects human dignity, shortens mandatory minimum sentences for nonviolent…

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Dec 21, 2018

Freedom Partners Thanks President Trump for Signing First Step Act into Law

Group also thanks Senior White House Adviser Jared Kushner for his efforts and support.

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