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AFP-Florida Releases Video Warning of SACE Agenda, Energy Mandates

Florida deserves affordable, abundant energy, not more mandates and taxes, says director Hudson. TALLAHASSEE — In a new video released today, Americans for Prosperity-Florida is warning the public about the rate- and tax-hiking agenda of groups like the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy. “The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy thinks you don’t pay enough money to […]

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AFP-FL Applauds House Leadership for Landmark Pension Reform

March 22, 2013 J,

Passage of HB 7011 marks great step forward for responsible use of taxpayer dollars Tallahassee, Florida—Today, Americans for Prosperity’s Florida chapter (AFP-FL) applauds the passage of HB 7011, which reforms the current state pension plan to place all new state employees into 401(k) style retirement plans. This legislation will stop placing state employees into the […]

Florida Senators Need to Re-Examine Their Priorities

March 18, 2013 J,

Stop giving tax dollars to professional sports teams rather than vital services Tallahassee, Florida—Today the Florida Senate Committee on Commerce & Tourism unanimously passed SB 922, a bill that doubles the amount of taxpayer subsidies professional sports teams can receive from $2 million to $4 million a year.  This is the second bill that increases […]

AFP-FL Activists to Rally at the Capitol

March 18, 2013 J,

Show Citizen Support for Rejection of Medicaid Expansion and Pension Reform Tallahassee, Florida—Americans for Prosperity, the nations premier grassroots organization, is hosting a rally on the front steps of the Florida Capitol tomorrow at 1:30 pm.  The rally marks the arrival of AFP-FL activists to Tallahassee for two days of lobbying their elected officials about […]

Florida Business Lobby is Misguided in Support of Medicaid Expansion

March 11, 2013 J,

–Expansion will hurt Florida businesses, not help them–  Tallahassee, Florida— Last week two of Florida’s largest business advocates, the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Florida (AIF), came out in support of Medicaid expansion, despite the devastating effect expansion will have on Florida’s economy. Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the nations premier limited government […]