Congress


Feb 14, 2018

Freedom Partners & AFP: No Gas Tax Increase

Arlington, VA – Responding to an Axios report that President Trump today “endorsed a 25-cent gas tax hike to pay for infrastructure,” Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce and Americans for Prosperity repeated…

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Feb 14, 2018

Freedom Partners Statement: No Justification for Obamacare Bailouts

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento responded today to calls by the Trump administration in their newly released budget for the reinstatement of funding for cost sharing subsidies (CSRs…

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Feb 12, 2018

White House Initiative for More Effective, Efficient & Accountable Infrastructure Must Protect Taxpayers

Arlington, VA – The White House today released the president’s legislative goals for maintaining and modernizing the nation’s infrastructure, including important improvements to the regulatory and permitting process to promote greater…

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Feb 09, 2018

Smarter Spending, Protecting Taxpayers & Reducing Regulatory Gridlock Critical for Maintaining & Modernizing Infrastructure

Arlington, VA — As Congress and the administration continue the effort of updating and expanding our nation’s roads, bridges, airports and waterways, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce today…

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Feb 08, 2018

Congress’ Budget ‘Deal’ Breaks Bipartisan Spending Caps by Incredible 13-Percent

Bill Riddled with Overspending & Corporate Welfare is a Betrayal of American Taxpayers, Would Be Massive Failure After Historic Tax Reform The Budget Control Act of 2011 agreed to by Republicans and…

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Feb 07, 2018

Budget ‘Deal’ Riddled with Overspending & Corporate Welfare is a Betrayal of American Taxpayers, Would Be Massive Failure After Historic Tax Reform

Arlington, VA — Americans for Prosperity, Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, The LIBRE Initiative, Generation Opportunity and Concerned Veterans for American today issued a letter to congressional leaders announcing their opposition to a…

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Feb 07, 2018

Congress Readies Corporate Welfare Worth Billions on the Heels of Historic Tax Reform

Taxpayer-Funded Giveaways for Puerto Rican Rum Distillers, “Green Energy,” Motorsports & Mopeds, Hollywood Films & TV … A simpler, fairer and more competitive tax code with lower taxes across the board. The…

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Feb 06, 2018

Congress Should Continue to Resist Efforts to Undermine Historic Tax Reform by Adding Corporate Welfare to Government Spending Bill

Expired Tax Carve Outs for Special Interests Threaten Simpler, Fairer & More Competitive Tax Code Arlington, VA — As Congress debates the details of must-pass spending legislation this week, Freedom Partners Chamber…

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Feb 05, 2018

Tax Reform Keeps Working: Lowe’s, Hostess Brands, Cigna, UPS & Best Buy Reward Workers – Exxon to Invest Additional $35 Billion in U.S.

The Department of Labor issued a report last week announcing historically low unemployment levels helping to fuel some of the highest worker wages in nearly a decade. But these figures only account…

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Feb 02, 2018

A Once Bankrupt Company, Hostess Brands Rises to Award Thousand-Dollar Employee Bonuses – Crediting Tax Reform Claire McCaskill Tried to Stop

Arlington, VA — Kansas City-based Hostess Brands Inc. is providing its employees one-time payments of $1,250, comprised of a $750 cash bonus and $500 in the form of a 401…

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