Press Release


Mar 15, 2019

End the Trade War, U.S. Business Leaders Plead

Arlington, VA – Amid reports that a U.S.-China meeting to sign a trade deal has been pushed back, a fresh review of recent comments from American business leaders finds widespread concern…

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Mar 07, 2019

ICYMI: Congress Should Reassert its Authority on Tariffs

Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento I RealClearPolicy   A handful of lawmakers have introduced measures that would give Congress a greater voice on tariffs, which are essentially a tax on…

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Feb 25, 2019

Report Warns of ‘Tariff Turmoil’ Absent Sweeping U.S.-China Trade Deal

Arlington, VA – The Trump administration rightly delayed an increase in tariffs from 10 to 25 percent on March 2nd because it would devastate U.S. producers, workers, and consumers, according to a…

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Feb 18, 2019

Trump Administration Should Avoid New Auto Tariffs, Freedom Partners Says

Arlington, VA – Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce renewed its opposition today to a tariff of up to 25 percent on imported vehicles, in light of news reports of a new Department of…

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Feb 18, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Freedom Partners Chairman Mark Holden Joining Lawmakers and Criminal Justice Reform Advocates for Press Conference on Florida First Step Act

Holden will be joined by Florida State Sens. Jeff Brandes and Keith Perry, returning citizen and FAMM Fellow Matthew Charles, and representatives from Americans for Prosperity-Florida, Right on Crime, the American Conservative Union, the James Madison Institute, and others.

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Feb 08, 2019

Freedom Partners: New Immigration Bill Brings Fairness to High-Skilled Workers

Arlington, VA – Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) introduced the Fairness for High Skilled Immigrants Act (S. 281), a bipartisan bill that would remove per-country caps for…

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Jan 31, 2019

Freedom Partners: So-Called ‘Buy America’ Policy Hurts Taxpayers

Arlington, VA – A new executive order signed by President Trump today could make government projects more expensive and slower to complete, hurting taxpayers. Freedom Partners Executive Vice President Nathan Nascimento issued the…

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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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