{{ AFP National Site
s

Newsroom

AFP-FL Calls Out 3 GOP Senators for Poor Votes in New Ad Campaign

Ads inform conservatives that their elected officials are not working for them.   TALLAHASSEE – Today, the Florida Chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP-FL) launched a new effort in Florida Senate districts 2, 5 and 28 aimed at educating voters in those districts of their elected official’s poor votes on key common-sense reforms and economic [...]

Newsroom

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 [...]

Florida House Should Stand Up for Florida’s Voters, Oppose Sports Incentives

May 02, 2013 J,

Eighty percent of voters oppose taxpayer subsidies for professional sports stadiums TALLAHASSEE—Today Americans for Prosperity’s Florida chapter (AFP-FL), with more than 150,000 activists, sent letters to House Speaker Will Weatherford opposing S.B. 306 and an identical amendment that was put on S.B. 1828 by Senator Oscar Braynon, the sponsor of S.B. 306. The language would [...]

Florida Senate’s Passage of SB 306 Shows Disregard for Voters

April 29, 2013 J,

–Eighty percent of voters oppose taxpayer subsidies for professional sports stadiums– TALLAHASSEE — Today the Florida Senate passed SB 306, by Senator Oscar Braynon (R-Miami Gardens). The bill passed 35-4 with Senators Rene Garcia, Anitere Flores, John Legg and Senate President Don Gaetz voting against it. Americans for Prosperity’s Florida chapter (AFP-FL), with more than [...]