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AFP Launches New Wave in Effort to End Export-Import Bank

May 29, 2015

Arlington, VA. – Today Americans for Prosperity announced it would double-down on efforts opposing the Export-Import Bank, a federal agency that is fast becoming a symbol of corruption and corporate cronyism. AFP will engage their 2.4 million activists across the country to contact their members of Congress and urge them to let the bank expire as scheduled on June 30th. The new effort […]

Americans for Prosperity Applauds Republican Study Committee for Opposing Ex-Im Bank

May 21, 2015

Arlington, VA. – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, applauds the Republican Study Committee, led by Chairman Bill Flores, for taking a bold stance and opposing Export-Import bank reauthorization. Vice President of Government Affairs Brent Gardner issued the following statement: “We are encouraged to see the RSC publicly oppose reauthorizing the Export-Import […]

Americans for Prosperity Applauds Governor Perry for Opposing Ex-Im Bank

May 08, 2015

Arlington, VA. – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, thanks Texas Governor Rick Perry for his vocal opposition to the Export-Import bank’s re-authorization. Vice President of Governmental Affairs Brent Gardner issued the following statement: “We are pleased to see Governor Perry voice opposition to reauthorizing the Export-Import bank – an institution that has been […]

AFP Applauds Budget Conference Report

April 30, 2015

ARLINGTON, VA – Today Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, has issued a statement responding to the FY 2016 budget conference report currently being considered in Congress. “AFP is pleased to see Congress follow regular order – it’s encouraging to see both budget committees produce a plan and then go […]

Sen. Rubio Tells Press: Time to End Export-Import Bank

April 23, 2015

Senator Marco Rubio joined Americans for Prosperity leadership today for a conference call with reporters, to explain why he was standing with the organization’s volunteers in opposing reauthorization for the Export-Import Bank. Listen to the whole call here:   Rubio told reporters, “The Ex-Im Bank as it’s currently structured will continue to work as just corporate […]