Category: General Economics

Top 5 Reasons To Oppose The Nomination Of Lael Brainard

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Washington, D.C. – Today, the Senate Banking Committee will begin its confirmation hearing for Lael Brainard, Joe Biden’s nomination for Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve. Club for Growth is actively opposing the nomination of Lael Brainard and spending six figures on the effort. For more information or to arrange an interview with Club for […]

ICYMI: Fox Business Exclusive – New Ad On Psaki Bombing

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Psaki Claimed It “Unfair And Absurd” For Companies To Raise Prices In Response To Higher Taxes Washington, D.C. – Club for Growth released a new digital ad, “Econ 101,” highlighting White House Press Secretary Jenn Psaki’s recent comments calling it, “unfair and absurd,” for private companies to raise prices in response to Biden’s proposed massive tax increases. The ad will run […]

STATEMENT ON RISING INFLATION & BIDEN’S FAILED POLICIES

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Washington, D.C. – Club for Growth released the following statement in response to data on inflation announced by the Labor Department today. “Joe Biden is simultaneously flooding the economy with federal spending while unnecessarily paying people not to work – a recipe for disaster. At every point, Biden has put the priorities of the radical […]

CLUB FOR GROWTH ANNOUNCES ZERO PENNSYLVANIA STATE LEGISLATORS EARN DEFENDER OF ECONOMIC FREEDOM AWARD

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Club for Growth today announced that no Pennsylvania state legislators scored high enough to be a “Defender of Economic Freedom” on the new Club for Growth Foundation’s 2020 Pennsylvania State Economic Scorecard. Elected officials who, on the Foundation’s scorecard, score 90% or better in a given calendar year and maintain lifetime […]

Club for Growth Foundation’s 2020 Tennessee Economic Scorecard Now Available

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The Club for Growth today announced that no Tennessee state legislators scored high enough to be a “Defender of Economic Freedom” on the new Club for Growth Foundation’s 2020 Tennessee State Economic Scorecard. Elected officials who, on the Foundation’s scorecard, score 90% or better in a given calendar year and maintain lifetime scores of 90% […]

CLUB FOR GROWTH FOUNDATION’S 2020 IOWA SCORECARD NOW AVAILABLE

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Club for Growth today announced that no Iowa state legislators scored high enough to be a Defender of Economic Freedom on the new Club for Growth Foundation 2020 Iowa State Legislative Scorecard. “The Foundation’s Congressional Scorecard is already the gold-standard in publishing the voting records of Senators and Members of the U.S. House of Representatives on […]

MAY JOBS REPORT FAR EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS

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The latest Jobs Report from the U.S. Department of Labor far surpassed analysts’ expectations, as the U.S. economy added 2.5 million jobs last month, strongly suggesting that the U.S. economy is starting to bounce back from the coronavirus-induced devastation. The unemployment rate in May declined to 13.3%. Economists had predicted that the U.S. economy would […]

Reigniting the Economy and Restoring Jobs Through Regulatory Relief

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Summary Immediate relief from the costs of Federal regulations will enable small, medium and large businesses to rapidly recover and reduce unemployment.   Congress and the Trump Administration should make this a priority by granting the authority to suspend or reduce Federal regulations and paperwork requirements.  In addition, the President should issue an Executive Order […]

FEBRUARY JOBS REPORT FAR EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS

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The latest Jobs Report from the U.S. Department of Labor far surpassed analysts’ expectations, proving that the U.S. economy is still on a strong footing, as we continue to wait and see the full effects of the ongoing coronavirus scare. The U.S. economy added 273,000 new jobs in February, beating Wall Street expectations by almost […]

Strategy Memo: The Next Middle-Class Tax Cut

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Summary  President Trump’s policies of cutting taxes and reducing regulations on the American people have resulted in the strongest economy in a generation. Club for Growth continues to look at additional pro-growth policies that will make the economy even stronger and create more prosperity. President Trump and his administration have shown a growing interest in […]