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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 […]

AMERICANS FOR PROSPERITY ARKANSAS MOVES ON ‘REFORM 2015′ AGENDA

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 […]

FOUL PLAY: LAME-DUCK CONGRESS WANTS TO INCREASE TAXES

November 18, 2014

By Akash Chougule The federal government, which took in more money this year than ever before, wants to raise taxes by $120 million during the lame-duck session of Congress. They want to do it by raising the price of a duck stamp. The irony would be hilarious if it weren’t so painful. Federal duck stamps are […]