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Stories from the States: New Mexico’s Film Subsidies Haven’t Panned Out

April 17, 2015

Today’s post comes to us from Paul Gessing of the Rio Grande Foundation.  Paul discusses New Mexico’s film incentive program.  Outside of the state, New Mexico’s program is recognized as one of the more successful programs in the country.  Yet, as Paul demonstrates in this post, New Mexico’s program has still failed to pay for […]

Stories from the States: Frank Underwood Fleeces Maryland Taxpayers

April 14, 2015

Welcome back to our guest post week featuring Stories from the States: Film Incentives!  Today’s post comes to us from Marc Kilmer, a Senior Fellow at the Maryland Public Policy Institute.  Maryland’s film incentive story, as related by Marc, shows how film incentive money generally ends up concentrating into just a few hands.  We’ve seen […]

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AFP Moves Medicaid Expansion “Bad for Florida” Ad To The Airwaves

April 22, 2015

AFP pumps up the volume on the myths behind the senate’s Medicaid expansion plan TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the leading grassroots opposition to Obama’s health care takeover, has gone back on the air across the state to dispel spin from Florida senators. As the fight intensified, AFP and its activists have committed to […]

AFP Statement on Senate Health Care Workshop

April 21, 2015

TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the leading grassroots opposition to Obama’s health care takeover had this to say about the health care workshop that took place today in the Senate Appropriations Committee. “Today’s discussion held in Senate Appropriations further exemplified that expansion is still not the answer,” said state director, Chris Hudson. “Drawing down […]

AFP-FL Releases Medicaid Expansion “Bad for Florida” ad

April 17, 2015

As Medicaid expansion debate heats up, new ad drives message: expansion would be bad for Floridians TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the leading grassroots opposition to Obama’s health care takeover, launched a statewide ad today that aims to dispel the spin presented by Florida Senators and expose the truth, that Medicaid expansion would be […]

AFP Applauds Governor Scott for standing up to Feds

April 16, 2015

AFP stands firm against federal government overstepping in healthcare debate TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the leading grassroots opposition to Obama’s healthcare takeover, commended Governor Rick Scott for pursuing measures to protect Floridians from the federal government forcing the legislature to accept Medicaid expansion. “We applaud Governor Scott for standing up to the federal […]

AFP Applauds Senate for Tapping into the Free Market

April 15, 2015

FL Senate moves bill to cut red tape for small businesses, beer industry TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the state’s leader in grassroots advocacy, applauds Senator Jack Latvala and the members of the Florida Senate for supporting a measure that would lift restrictions and pave the way for Florida brewers to grow their businesses. […]

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