Category: Government Spending

Key Vote Alert – “NO” to NFIP Reauthorization

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KEY VOTE ALERT “NO” on the House Amendment to the National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act (S. 1182) The Club for Growth is opposed to the House Amendment to the National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act (S. 1182) and we urge all House members to vote against it. A vote is expected this week in […]

Key Vote Alert – Minibus Amendments (HR 5895)

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KEY VOTE ALERT Minibus Amendments (HR 5895) The Club for Growth is scoring the following amendments under consideration during the debate on the so-called Minibus (HR 5895). These amendments will be voted on as early as today. The votes will be included in the Club’s 2018 congressional scorecard. YES on Norman #11 – This amendment […]

Key Vote Alert – “YES” on the Rescissions Package

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KEY VOTE ALERT “YES” to the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act (HR 3) The Club for Growth supports the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act (HR 3) and we urge all members of Congress to vote YES on it. A vote is expected in the House later this week, with […]

Key Vote Alert – Scoring the Farm Bill + Amendments

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KEY VOTE ALERT The Farm Bill (HR 2) + Amendments The Club for Growth opposes the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (HR 2), and we urge all House members to oppose it. A vote on final passage is expected this week. The vote will be included in the Club’s 2018 congressional scorecard. Every five […]

Club for Growth Applauds President Trump’s Rescission Package; Calls on Congress to Act

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement to praise President Trump’s $15 billion rescission package: “This rescission package is an initial step in President Trump keeping his promises to the American people to control spending,” stated Club for Growth President David McIntosh. “We encourage both the House and Senate to move […]

CFG on TV: Andy Roth joins Fox Business to Discuss the Latest on Tariffs with China and the Omnibus Spending Bill

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Andy Roth, VP of Gov’t Affairs at Club for Growth, joins After the Bell to discuss the latest on tariffs with China and the omnibus spending bill. https://youtu.be/dWg3c22LD64″ target=”_blank”>https://youtu.be/dWg3c22LD64

Do You Remember When Markwayne Mullin Promised to Protect Taxpayers? He doesn’t.

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Do You Remember When Markwayne Mullin Promised to Protect Taxpayers?  He doesn’t. Washington, DC – Today Club for Growth unveiled a new 15-second ad to bring attention to the wasteful spending practice of earmarks that Rep. Markwayne Mullin embraces. Club for Growth’s ad, “Amnesia,” begins airing on TV in Oklahoma and will also run digitally. […]

Club for Growth Key Vote Alert: “NO” on Schumer-McConnell Budget Deal

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Washington, DC – Today, Club for Growth issued the following vote alert in advance of an upcoming vote on the Schumer-McConnell budget deal: “The Club for Growth opposes the Schumer-McConnell budget deal and urges all members of Congress to vote NO on it. A vote is expected soon in both chambers. The vote will be […]

Conservative Coalition Demands Transparency in Earmark Debate

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January 26, 2018   Speaker of the House Paul D. Ryan U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C.  20515   Dear Mr. Speaker,   On behalf of the undersigned organizations and our millions of members, we appreciate your leadership in bringing the debate over earmarks into the open after the attempt to modify the earmark moratorium […]

Club for Growth Warns House GOP Not to Get Intoxicated with Earmarks

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This week the Club for Growth will unveil a new ad, “Hangover,” that brings attention to the wasteful spending practice of earmarks that Rep. John Culberson (R-TX) and some of his Republican colleagues seek to restore.   Ahead of releasing the ad, Club for Growth President David McIntosh offered the following statement: “In 2011, taxpayers […]