AFP-Arizona’s 2015 State Legislative Agenda

February 19, 2015J,

 AFP-Arizona 2015 State Legislative Objectives Updated 02-19-2015 Click HERE for a printable PDF version. AFP-Arizona’s state legislative policy plan for this year is outlined below and in the scoring rubric for our 2015 Legislative Scorecard, shown on Page 2 of the printable PDF version. The 2015 scorecard will be the 31st annual scorecard put out […]

Truth in Spending (HB 2380) Heading to House Appropriations Feb 11

February 07, 2015J,

HB 2380, the Truth in Spending reform bill sponsored by Rep. Justin Olson (Mesa), would protect taxpayers by requiring the Legislature to send out a news release warning taxpayers if it wants to increase state spending faster than the projected rate of growth of the state economy.  HB 2380 will be heard in the House Appropriations Committee […]

Chart: Arizona’s General Fund Budget 2003 – 2016

February 07, 2015J,

Click HERE to view a chart showing the Arizona government’s general fund spending for Fiscal Years 2003-2016. The TABOR line shows what spending would have been if Arizona had restrained its spending growth to the rate of population plus inflation. azgfbudget2003-2015updated01-19-2015

Take Action to Support Gov. Ducey’s Spending Reductions!

January 22, 2015J,

Dear Arizona Taxpayer: The wailing and moaning you are hearing on your television and seeing in your newspaper is the sound of Arizona’s spending lobbies after reading the executive budget released today by Arizona’s new Governor, Doug Ducey. TAKE ACTION TO SUPPORT GOV. DUCEY’S BUDGET Supporters of Big Government HATE this budget: ● The school […]