Legislative Alerts

Tell your legislators – NO tax increase!

February 18, 2015J

Arkansans already pay some of the highest state sales taxes and income taxes anywhere in the country, yet some legislators in Little Rock still think you should be paying more. HB1156, filed by Rep. Charles Blake, would create a roughly $1.5 million new tax that would apply to Arkansans who use E-cigarettes and vaporizers as […]

Producing Cost-Savings In Healthcare

February 18, 2015J

SB78, sponsored by Senator Gary Stubblefield, is a bill that would take steps toward allowing for more cost-effective delivery of healthcare in Arkansas. This bill would allow Arkansas to opt out of the federal physician supervision requirement for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, which is a more cost effective model and will save money in Medicare. […]

Help Arkansas Stand Up To Obama’s Energy Power Grab!

February 18, 2015J

Just last week, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge joined a group of a dozen bipartisan Attorneys General who are challenging President Obama’s so-called “Clean Power Plan.” This is great news for Arkansas utility ratepayers. Now it’s time for the state legislature to push back as well. President Obama’s regulation (Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed 111(d) rule) […]

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014J

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 […]