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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 [...]

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Withdrawing from PARCC is the Right Move for Florida’s Students

July 17, 2013 J

–Florida must maintain control over its education assessments and curriculum– TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien released the following statement in response to House Speaker Will Weatherford and Senate President Don Gaetz’s letter to Education Secretary Tony Bennett requesting that Florida withdraw from the assessments being created by the Partnership for [...]

AFP-FL Releases the 2013 Economic Freedom Scorecard

June 25, 2013 J

–Grades legislators on priority votes of the 2013 legislative session– TALLAHASSEE—Today, Americans for Prosperity’s Florida chapter (AFP-FL) released their 2013 Economic Freedom Scorecard.  The scorecard examines more then 3,000 individual votes from the 2013 legislative session, both from committee meetings and on the floor, on twenty different economic freedom issues. “Citizens need to have the [...]

AFP Launching Major Effort Opposing Farm Bill in Florida

June 19, 2013 J,

–Emails, phone calls, web videos targeting Steve Southerland’s (FL-2) district– TALLAHASSEE — Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest and most effective advocate for economic freedom, today announced the launch of a significant effort that combines grassroots advocacy with paid ads calling on Republican and Democratic House members to oppose the Farm Bill. The latest effort [...]