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Apr 03, 2018

Tight Labor Market Demands New Thinking, Action

With employers increasingly desperate for qualified job applicants, as The Wall Street Journal reported over the weekend, it’s critical that policymakers and companies alike adopt a new approach and swift action…

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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 21, 2018

AFP, FP, LIBRE Letter to Congress: Set Partisan Differences Aside, Provide Certainty for Dreamers

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Americans For Prosperity, Freedom Partners, and The LIBRE Initiative sent the following letter to the leadership of the the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives…

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Mar 21, 2018

ICYMI: WSJ: A GOP Right-To-Try Fumble

Editorial Board  |  Wall Street Journal President Trump has never been accused of being a policy wonk, but now and then he fixates on a good idea, and one has been the “right…

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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 & 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…

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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 09, 2018

Barrasso Bill Will Restore Choice In Health Care

This week, Wyoming Senator John Barrasso introduced the Improving Choices in Heath Care Coverage Act – legislation that expands access to affordable, short-term, limited duration health plans. The bill would codify into…

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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…

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