Category: Press Releases

Club for Growth Condemns Plans to Expand Presidential Trade Authority

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement after reports that White House Trade Adviser Peter Navarro is pushing legislation to enhance the president’s power to unilaterally increase tariffs.  News reports reveal that Representative Sean Duffy (R-WI) is planning to introduce such legislation called the United States Reciprocal Trade Act: “Not just no, but […]

Club for Growth Condemns Short-Term Funding Plan

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement in response to news reports that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) would be introducing a short-term funding bill to fund the government through February 8, 2019: “Congress’ primary responsibility is to make sure the government is funded and spends within its means,” explained Club for […]

Club for Growth PAC Encourages Mark Green to Run for Senate

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Today, upon news reports that Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) would not be seeking reelection to the United States Senate, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement encouraging Congressman-elect Mark Green (TN-07) to run for the open Senate seat in 2020: “Club for Growth PAC was one of the first national groups to […]

Club for Growth Disappointed in Conservatives’ Betrayal on Farm Bill

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement in response to the House passage of the Farm Bill conference report: “Club for Growth is disappointed by all the fiscal conservatives who voted in support of the farm bill conference report,” stated Club for Growth President David McIntosh. “In particular, we had great hopes that three House […]

Club for Growth Polling: Americans Overwhelmingly Want Lame Duck Congress to Pass Penny Plan and Tax Cuts

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Today, Club for Growth released a poll that shows voters overwhelmingly support Congress passing pro-growth policies during the lame duck session, which includes making tax cuts for working families and individuals permanent and passing the “Penny Plan” to reduce the deficit.  Sponsored by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), the Penny Plan cuts federal spending by just […]

Club for Growth Announces Key Endorsements in Republican Leadership Races

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Ahead of the House Republicans’ leadership elections slated for Wednesday of this week, Club for Growth President David McIntosh offered the following endorsements for Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Mark Walker (R-NC), who are running for Minority Leader and Republican Conference Vice Chair respectively. “Reps. Jordan and Walker are strong, principled conservatives and the Republican […]

Club for Growth PAC: Where the House GOP Should Go from Here

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh made the following statement on the future course of House Republicans in light of the midterm election results: “The Club for Growth PACs were very engaged in this election.  Overall, Club for Growth entities raised and spent almost $30 million.  More than $12 million on House races— that […]

Club for Growth Action Unveils New Ad in VA-05 Race

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Today, Club for Growth Action released a 30-second ad that exposes Democrat Leslie Cockburn’s extravagant lifestyle in Washington, DC.  This ad will begin airing on cable and broadcast networks in Virginia’s 5th Congressional District and is part of a $350,000 ad buy. Upon release of the ad, Club for Growth Action President David McIntosh noted, […]

Following GDP Report, Club for Growth to President Trump: It’s Time to Index Capital Gains to Inflation

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In light of the 3rd quarter GDP numbers that were below 4%, Club for Growth President David McIntosh offered the following statement: “The economy is strong, but it has recently encountered some formidable headwinds.  In order to reinvigorate the economy and make it even stronger, we recommend that President Trump immediately sign an executive order […]

Club for Growth Action Unveils New TV Ad in NC-09

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Today, Club for Growth Action announced the release of a 30-second television ad that exposes Democrat Dan McCready’s shady business dealings and pay-to-play past.  The ad, “Dirty,” will begin airing on broadcast stations across North Carolina’s ninth congressional district and is part of a $435,000 ad buy. Upon release of the ad, Club for Growth […]