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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the release today of the updated Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report that projects the United States’ budget gap to exceed $1 trillion in 2020, two years sooner than expected, Jason Pye, FreedomWorks Vice President of Legislative Affairs, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In support of the Trump administration’s recently proposed asylum rule, FreedomWorks Foundation’s grassroots activist community has driven over 4700 unique comments urging the Department of Homeland Security to proceed with the rule that will strengthen border security and help reform the United States’ broken immigration system.
Democratic Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro, brother of Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro, tweeted a target list of individuals and businesses in San Antonio who have donated to President Trump. This was not a list of public figures or high-profile mega-donors. It was a collection of private citizens who had donated only $2,800, including 11 retirees and a homemaker.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) announced final rule today that would help promote self-sufficiency for aliens seeking to enter and remain in the United States, and protect taxpayer dollars, Adam Brandon, FreedomWorks President, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the D.C. Circuit’s ruling to affirm in part and vacate in part the FCC’s March 2018 5G infrastructure decision, Jason Pye, FreedomWorks Vice President of Legislative Affairs, commented:
The U. S. economy made history at the end of July by sustaining the longest expansion period on record. While the benefits of this prosperity have impacted all different groups and demographics, the benefits to our American senior population in particular are considerable. Here are several ways U.S. economic growth is enabling citizens over 55 to drive even greater economic success.
Despite the political grandstanding of the past two weeks, congressional leaders have once again overlooked the ticking time bomb of the debt ceiling. As Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned this month, unless Congress raises the debt ceiling before the August recess, the United States will default on its debts at the beginning of September, prior to the start of the new session.
After weeks of working hard at hardly working, Congress has decided to take a vacation. Sure, the border is broken. And yes, our $22 trillion in national debt is growing. All the while, the Social Security trust funds are about to run out. But why let these facts get in the way of a good time?