Category: Entitlement Reform

Club for Growth Starts New TV Ad Campaign against Ex-Im in Arkansas and Tennessee

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today released TV ads urging two more Members of Congress to join conservatives and end the Export-Import Bank. The ads are airing in the congressional districts of Representatives Bruce Westerman (AR-4) and Phil Roe (TN-1). They are on broadcast and cable TV in Little Rock and Fort Smith, […]

Club for Growth Applauds Senator Shelby for Opposing Export-Import Bank

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today released the following statement after Senator Richard Shelby (AL), Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, announced his opposition to reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank: “Chairman Shelby is exactly right that ‘we really won’t miss’ the Export-Import Bank when its charter expires,” said Club for Growth President David […]

An Open Letter to Republicans on the Ex-Im Bank by Rep. Jeb Hensarling (TX-5)

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The following was published in The Wall Street Journal on June 4, 2015   By Rep. Jeb Hensarling The 80-year old Export-Import Bank will begin to wind down on June 30, unless Congress renews it again. Republicans in the House and Senate need to let it expire—and as chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, […]

Club for Growth TV Ad Applauds Opposition to Ex-Im by Democrat Alan Grayson

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today announced the release of a TV ad urging Florida Democrats to support Representative Alan Grayson’s (FL-9) opposition to the Export-Import Bank, over Representative Patrick Murphy’s (FL-18) support for the bank and its corporate welfare. The ad will begin airingtomorrow statewide on MSNBC and other outlets in Florida, […]

Club for Growth & Heritage Action statement on the Export-Import Bank

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Washington – Following Senate passage of the Trade Act of 2015 (H.R. 1314), Club for Growth President David McIntosh and Heritage Action CEO Michael A. Needham issued a joint statement: “Yesterday, Senator Maria Cantwell leveraged her vote on Trade Promotion Authority to open up Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s playbook on the Export-Import Bank. It […]

Club for Growth Applauds Congressmen Rob Bishop and Chris Stewart for Opposing Export-Import Bank

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today released the following statement after Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-1) and Representative Chris Stewart (UT-2) announced their opposition to re-authorization of the Export-Import Bank: “The Club for Growth applauds Chairman Bishop and Congressman Stewart for declaring their opposition to re-authorization of the Export-Import Bank,” said Club for Growth […]

Club for Growth Launches Round Two of Ex-Im TV Ad Campaign in Four More Congressional Districts

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today announced the release of TV ads urging four Members of Congress to join conservatives and end the Export-Import Bank. The ads will air, starting tomorrow, in the congressional districts of Chairmen Rob Bishop (UT-1) and Bill Shuster (PA-9), and Representatives David McKinley (WV-1) and Chris Stewart (UT-2), […]

Club for Growth Launches Ex-Im TV Ad Campaign in Four Congressional Districts

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Washington, DC – The Club for Growth today released TV ads urging four Members of Congress to join conservatives and end the Export-Import Bank. The ads will air in the congressional districts of Representatives Buddy Carter (GA-01), Renee Ellmers (NC-02), Stephen Fincher (TN-08) and Bill Flores (TX-17). The six-figure ad buys in all four districts […]

Coalition of 50+ Orgs to Congress: Let the Export-Import Bank Expire

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On April 21, 2014, the Club for Growth and 52 other organizations wrote to Members of Congress urging them to oppose reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. Here is the letter:   Dear Members of Congress: On behalf of our groups and organizations, together representing millions of Americans, we urge you to oppose the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. […]

50 Reasons to End the Export-Import Bank

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#50 – There are more than 30 active investigations of alleged fraud by Ex-Im bank employees. Washington, DC – Today the Club for Growth is launching a new phase in its opposition to reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. Each weekday the Club will tweet (@Club4Growth) a new reason why the Export-Import Bank, and its corruption […]