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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 NAMES CHRIS HUDSON NEW FLORIDA STATE DIRECTOR

May 14, 2014

Group will “double down” on efforts to increase well-being of Florida families, Hudson says.   TALLAHASSEE — Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, announced leadership changes in the organization’s Florida chapter today. Christopher Hudson has been named Florida State Director to replace Slade O’Brien, who has been elevated to a […]

AFP-FL Disappointed in Passage of Handouts for Professional Sports

May 02, 2014 J,

–HB 7095 wastes millions of taxpayer dollars on stadiums– Tallahassee, Florida— Americans for Prosperity’s (AFP) Florida Director of Policy, Abbie MacIver, released the below statement following today’s passage H.B. 7095, which provides millions of dollars for professional sports teams to build and renovate stadiums: I’m hugely disappointed in today’s passage of H.B. 7095. Today the […]

Charlie Crist Wants You To Have Higher Utility Bills

April 17, 2014 J,

Yep, you heard us right.  former Governor Charlie Crist headlined a solar-industry rally last week in Tallahassee where he proclaimed that as Governor he would push a requirement that twenty percent of Florida’s electricity come from renewable energy resources. What he didn’t mention in his pro-solar speech was how much his scheme would cost Florida’s […]

New AFP Ad: Southerland Understands ObamaCare Isn’t Working

April 02, 2014

Ad launching today highlights Southerland’s assertion the fight is about people, not special interests.  TALLAHASSEE — The Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity, the state’s foremost advocate for health care freedom, is launching a major new effort today as part of its campaign to bring accountability to lawmakers for their positions on ObamaCare. The latest […]

AFP-FL Applauds Passage of Cuts to Vehicle Registration Fees

March 21, 2014 J,

–Cuts will save Florida’s families almost $400 million a year– Tallahassee, Florida— Americans for Prosperity’s Florida Director of Policy, Abbie MacIver, released the below statement following today’s passage of a serious reduction on vehicle registration fees (SB 156): “On behalf of AFP-FL’s 150,000 grassroots activists, I applaud the Governor and legislature for making tax cuts […]