Press


Apr 12, 2018

Freedom Partners & AFP Statement to House Ways and Means Committee: Tariffs Are Lose-Lose

Arlington, VA – In a statement submitted to the House Ways and Means Committee today, Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity reiterated their opposition to tariffs and urged policymakers in…

Read More

Mar 22, 2018

Tariffs Will Harm Consumers, Undermine Benefits of Historic Tax Reform

Arlington, VA — Just weeks after imposing tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, President Donald Trump today announced additional tariffs on foreign imports – an action that would raise…

Read More

Mar 14, 2018

Freedom Partners & AFP: Tariffs In Any Form Would Negate Benefits of Tax Reform

Arlington, VA – Following the Trump administration’s recent decision to impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum – an executive action that has been widely opposed by leading…

Read More

Mar 14, 2018

Lessons of the Past: Tariffs Bring Harm to Economy, Consumers

Arlington, VA – As leading economists, academics and policy experts continue to warn against the grave economic harms of imposing tariffs, specifically those announced by the Trump administration on steel and aluminum imports…

Read More

Mar 08, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: Tariffs Consequences Vast and Serious

Arlington, VA – Following the Trump administration’s executive action today to impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, Freedom Partners executive vice president Nathan Nascimento responded by…

Read More

Mar 08, 2018

Charles Koch, Leading Economists and Policy Experts: Tariffs Will Harm American Consumers; Urge Administration to Reconsider

Charles Koch: “If we are to have a system in which businesses can succeed long term, policies must benefit everyone, not just the few.” Arlington, VA – As the Trump administration prepares to…

Read More

Mar 07, 2018

ICYMI: Charles Koch: Corporate leaders must reject tariffs

Charles Koch  |  The Washington Post By many measures, America’s economy is strong. Unemployment is down, the stock market is up and consumer confidence is rising. Although far too many barriers still…

Read More

Mar 01, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: Tariffs Will Hurt American Manufacturers

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners executive vice president Nathan Nascimento responded today to a proposal by the Trump administration to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum: “The problem with any kind of tariff…

Read More

Jun 23, 2015

Freedom Partners Applauds U.S. Senate Vote to Advance Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)

Arlington, VA — Freedom Partners Senior Policy Advisor Andy Koenig issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Senate vote to advance Trade Promotion Authority: “We applaud the Senate for voting…

Read More

Jun 12, 2015

Freedom Partners Urges Congress to Support Free Trade

Arlington, VA — With Congress set to vote on free trade legislation today, Freedom Partners Senior Policy Advisor Andy Koenig issued the following statement urging lawmakers to support the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA…

Read More