Capitol Hill


Apr 09, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: Balanced Budget Amendment Show-Vote Not a Replacement for Fiscal Discipline; Rescission Package a Practical First Step

Arlington, VA – Just weeks following the passage of a massive spending increase, recent news reports indicate that the House of Representatives this week will vote on a balanced budget amendment to the…

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Mar 22, 2018

Freedom Partners & AFP: 2018 Omnibus Perpetuates Reckless Washington Spending, Fails to Protect Future Generations from Crushing Debt

Arlington, VA — Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity today announced their opposition to the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, “must-pass” spending legislation agreed to by congressional leaders to…

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Mar 22, 2018

House Clears Path for Right to Try; Senate Can Send to President’s Desk

The House of Representatives late yesterday evening took a critical step towards giving tens of thousands of terminally-ill patients the right to try, approving legislation that would extend to them access…

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Mar 15, 2018

Obamacare Bailouts Aid Insurers, Not Consumers

Over the past several weeks and months, there has been resounding opposition to using taxpayer dollars to prop up health insurance companies, and for good reason. Current proposals would send hundreds of…

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Mar 14, 2018

Freedom Partners Applauds Senate Approval of Dodd-Frank Relief Legislation

Arlington, VA – The U.S. Senate today voted to approve the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (S. 2155), bipartisan legislation that would provide much-needed relief from many counterproductive…

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Mar 14, 2018

Defend Historic Tax Reform by Rejecting Corporate Welfare in All Forms, Starting with Tax Extenders

In an article entitled “Special interest groups to defend favorite tax breaks,” the Washington Examiner writes that “[r]epresentatives from a wide range of industries are set to appear before a House…

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Mar 14, 2018

Senators Cruz and Daines Oppose New Sales Taxes, Defend Historic Tax Reform Benefitting Millions of Americans

Arlington, VA — With a movement underway to attach online sales tax legislation to an upcoming spending bill that would fund the government through this September, Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Steve…

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Mar 01, 2018

CarMax, TJ Maxx, Mastercard & Kraft Heinz Announce Major Employee Investments Credited to Tax Reform

The historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act lowered rates across the board, cutting taxes at every income bracket and providing greater opportunity and financial security for hardworking Americans long-struggling to get…

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Feb 27, 2018

Wisconsin Becomes 39th State To Pass Right To Try Legislation

Wisconsin, last week, became the 39th state to pass Right to Try legislation and only awaits Governor Scott Walker’s signature before becoming law. AP reports: “The state Assembly passed the so…

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Feb 27, 2018

MEMO | “Not One Penny” In Tax Relief

The organization “Not One Penny” released a messaging memo intended to give Democrat lawmakers a roadmap to explain their opposition to tax reform, but instead shows the weakness of their arguments. The…

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