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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 Commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month

September 14, 2012

Boca Raton – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien commemorates the importance of National Hispanic Heritage Month. Saturday marks the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month. Florida’s diversity of people and cultures makes our state one of the most vibrant in our country. Hispanic Heritage Month is a great time to recognize our […]

More ‘Five for Florida’ Plan Endorsers Announced

July 24, 2012

BOCA RATON – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien announced today that the following candidates and elected officials have endorsed Five for Florida: Richard Clark, Candidate for Congressional District 6 Rep. John Mica, Candidate for Congressional District 7 Rep. Gary Aubuchon, Candidate for Congressional District 19 Rob Wallace, Candidate for Senate District 17 […]

Florida Legislators Back 5 for Florida Plan

July 11, 2012

The conservative group Americans For Prosperity-Florida has landed six current legislators to sign on to their new five-point “solutions” for the state as they released a list of 39 congressional, state and county candidates that have backed the plan. Sen. Alan Hays, R-Umatilla, and representatives Fred Costello, R-Deland, Rachel Burgin, R-Riverview, Janet Adkins, R-Fernandina, John […]

AFP-FL Announces ‘Five for Florida’ Plan Endorsers

July 10, 2012

Supporters show commitment to limited, accountable and transparent government  BOCA RATON – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien announced today that the following candidates and elected officials have endorsed Five for Florida: Rep. Fred Costello (R-Deland), Candidate for Congressional District 6 Peter Iler, Candidate for Senate District 11 Sen. Alan Hays (R-Umatilla), Candidate for […]

Slade O’Brien: Florida needs to focus its attention on pension reform

July 09, 2012

The following guest column appeared in Saturday’s Orlando Sentinel: In Boca Raton, citizen activists are shining a light on pension and pay plans for members of the city’s firefighter union. With payments to firefighters on an unsustainable path, these citizens are pressuring city leaders to take action. Officials are getting the message: Boca Raton Mayor […]