by Christa Von Bergen Field Director, Americans for Prosperity Anchorage Alaskans understand that with the dramatic drop in revenue, our state is facing an $8 billion deficit over the next two years. If the Legislature fails to pass a budget with meaningful cuts, it will be the citizens of Alaska who will bear the costs of […]
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Medicaid needs reform, not expansion. Listed below are some of the main reasons why Alaskans should say NO to Medicaid expansion. So far, there have been around 307 petition signatures. Add yours to the list today by clicking HERE!
JUNEAU — Today Governor Walker announced his decision to take executive action to implement Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion. Americans for Prosperity Alaska has been on the front lines fighting for Alaskan families in an effort to stop legislation implementing Medicaid expansion. “Medicaid in Alaska is broken and unsustainable, but today Governor Walker chose to invest more […]
Healthcare is about people, not politics JUNEAU — Americans for Prosperity Alaska, the state’s foremost grassroots advocate for healthcare freedom, reacts to a decision in the controversial Supreme Court King v. Burwell case. AFP Alaska State Director Jeremy Price said, “Obamacare’s victims still have no answers today. Families all across Alaska have been dealing with these […]
Following today’s vote on the state budget, spending is reduced and Medicaid expansion is halted
FAIRBANKS — This weekend Governor Walker hosted a town hall style event to discuss budget issues that the state is facing. The governor is considering new sources of revenue to solve the state fiscal crisis instead of looking at options for cutting spending. AFP Alaska State Director Jeremy Price released the following statement concerning the latest […]
JUNEAU — Americans for Prosperity Alaska, the state’s foremost group of grassroots activists, has long supported budget cuts and has also been very active in the fight against Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion. The AFP Alaska State Director, Jeremy Price, released the following statement in reaction to House Finance Committee’s decision to postpone further consideration of Gov. […]