arkansas Legislative Alerts

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014

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. […]

AFP-AR Driving to the Dream Bus Package

July 24, 2014

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 […]

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Americans for Prosperity Arkansas Responds to Gov. Hutchinson’s Healthcare Address

January 22, 2015

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 […]

What’s best for patients and taxpayers?

January 19, 2015

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 […]


January 15, 2015

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 […]

90th Arkansas General Assembly

January 12, 2015

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 […]

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