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Coalition to Senate: Pass Permanent Extension of the Internet Tax Moratorium

September 03, 2014

Americans for Prosperity is proud to join a coalition calling on the United States Senate to pass a permanent extension on the internet tax moratorium. Having been law since 1998, this legislation will continue protect consumers from excessive costs and additional taxes. The full letter can be seen below. Like this post? Chip in $5 […]

Issues: Taxes

EPA Withholds Critical Data about New Power Plant Rules

August 27, 2014

President Obama’s beleaguered Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has faced much criticism for the wide-reaching rules on power plants it recently proposed. American families and businesses are rightly worried that this new proposed rule would hurt economic growth and job creation and provide little if any benefit. Last week bought another of challenge to the new rules.

Issues: Energy & Environment

FCC Merger Review Practices Highly Questionable

August 15, 2014

By Kuper Jones In an era driven by technology, we have seen investments by both private and public sectors to ensure that America continues to be a leader in technological advancements. In part, many of these investments consist of well-established technology leaders either buying or merging with other companies so they can offer consumers and […]

Issues: Technology

Missouri named ‘’a sinkhole state”

August 12, 2014

By Erin Amsberry A recent study conducted by Truth in Accounting named Missouri “a sinkhole state” as it came in ranked as the 31st worst state in the nation for financial stability. Even though Missouri has measures in place that require legislators to balance the budget, their misleading ways of accounting allow Missouri’s financial situation […]

Issues: Budget & Spending

Export-Import Bank: Privatized Gains and Socialized Losses

August 12, 2014

Much has been written over the costs and shortcomings of the beleaguered bank as well as its corporate welfare aspects. In fact, one notable politician called Ex-Im “little more than a fund for corporate welfare” – but that was before he was elected president. What has been less discussed, however, is that for every job the Ex-Im bank “supports “it destroys as many, if not more, American jobs.

Issues: Banking & Financial Services Budget & Spending