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AFP-FL Announces Five for Florida Endorsers

Supporters show true commitment to limited, accountable and transparent government TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Chris Hudson announced today that the following candidates and elected officials have endorsed Five for Florida:  Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater Congressman John Mica, Congressional District 7 Alan Schlesinger, Candidate for Congressional District 18 Derek Hankerson, Candidate for Senate District [...]


AFP to Florida’s Leaders: Don’t Create an Insurance Exchange

December 03, 2012

Letter outlines numerous reasons that an exchange is bad for Floridians  Tallahassee, Florida–Today Americans for Prosperity (AFP) the nation’s largest and most effective advocate for economic freedom sent a letter to Governor Scott, Senate President Gaetz and Speaker Weatherford asking them to oppose creating a state-based insurance exchange. “It is imperative that our elected officials [...]

AFP-FL: The Florida Supreme Court Is An Activist Court

October 25, 2012 J,

Tallahassee – Americans for Prosperity Florida’s (AFP-FL) State Director Slade O’Brien responds to Elizabeth Price Foley’s comments regarding the release of her white paper on the Florida Supreme Court: “I’m truly shocked by the position taken by Elizabeth Price Foley and believe it is completely contrary to the Federalist Society’s own mission statement, which states [...]

AFP-FL Releases New You Be the Judge Video

October 19, 2012

Highlighting the Florida Supreme Court’s Preference to Protect Government Regulation Over Private Property Rights  Tallahassee – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida Chapter (AFP-FL) released a new video today as part of their You Be the Judge project.  The second video in a series, it focuses on the 2011 case of SJRWMD v Koontz in which the [...]

AFP-FL Issues Letter to Florida Congressional Delegation: End Wind Welfare

October 03, 2012

Americans for Prosperity to Florida Congressional Delegation: End Wind Welfare -Let the wasteful wind production incentives expire- TALLAHASSEE, FL—The Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP-FL), the nation’s premier free market grassroots organization, sent a letter to the Florida delegation of the U.S. Congress opposing extending tax breaks for wind energy.  AFP-FL urges federal lawmakers [...]

AFP-FL Announces Launch of New Judicial Education Project

September 26, 2012

AFP-FL Launches New Judicial Education Project Effort will educate Floridians about Judicial Activism and the Florida Supreme Court Tallahassee – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida Chapter (AFP-FL) announced a new effort aimed at educating Floridians about Judicial Activism and the Florida Supreme Court.  The project, titled You Be the Judge, includes the launch of a new [...]