The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]
arkansas Legislative Alerts
Join your fellow Arkansas freedom fighters in Dallas next month for the Defending the American Dream Summit. We have limited bus space departing from locations throughout the state – ride along with us! The Defending the American Dream Summit brings together AFP activists from all over the country and features prominent speakers and panelists. Among […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — David Ray, state director of Americans for Prosperity Arkansas, issued the following statement in response to Thursday’s speech by Gov. Hutchinson on the future of healthcare in Arkansas: “Americans for Prosperity Arkansas appreciates Governor Hutchinson and the legislature’s desire to address the so-called “private option” Medicaid expansion; however, on behalf of […]
In Arkansas and across the country, some pro-Obamacare legislators are claiming that Medicaid expansion provides a necessary boost for state budgets. They base this claim on the logic that federal dollars to pay for expansion costs are essentially free money flowing from Washington into state coffers. This train of thought is not only incorrect, it […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Thursday Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, announced its Reform America 2015 agenda, which is a plan that allows Congress to move forward in a positive way, getting the country back on the road to prosperity and growth for all Americans. The Arkansas chapter will be […]
The Arkansas legislature convenes today, and we want you to know about some of the issues we will be focusing on: The Private Option Medicaid Expansion will continue to be a big debate. There are many possible outcomes, but you should know that AFP-AR will stand firm in our opposition to the Private Option, and will […]
Ray brings the Arkansas chapter more than seven years leading winning campaigns across the U.S. and most recently serving as communications director for Tom Cotton for U.S. Senate.