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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-FL Activists to Rally at the Capitol Today

March 03, 2014 J,

Rally will Show Citizen Support for Tax Cuts, Pension Reform and School Choice Tallahassee, Florida—The Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP-FL), the nations premier grassroots organization, is hosting a rally on the front steps of the Florida Capitol today at 2:30 pm.  The rally marks the arrival of activists to Tallahassee for the fourth annual [...]

ICYMI: AFP Launches Multimedia ObamaCare Blitz Across Florida

February 07, 2014

TV, radio, digital ads hold Grayson, Garcia accountable for mess, note Southerland has opposed it. TALLAHASSEE — Americans for Prosperity-Florida, the state’s foremost grassroots advocate for health care freedom, launched a multimedia blitz aimed at holding Florida lawmakers accountable for the ObamaCare mess. The ad buys are a combination of television and digital at a [...]

O’Brien: Legislative Leadership Sets Stage for 2014 Successes

January 29, 2014 J,

TALLAHASSEE—Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien released the following statement regarding Speaker Weatherford and President Gaetz’s Work Plan 2014 Announcement: “Work Plan 2014 shows a true culture of cooperation between Senate President Gaetz and House Speaker Weatherford.  This coordinated effort between Senate and House leaders is a sign of good leadership and will [...]

AFP: Scott Budget Puts Florida’s Families & Businesses First

January 29, 2014 J

TALLAHASSEE—Following Governor Scott’s budget presentation this morning, Americans for Prosperity’s Florida State Director Slade O’Brien released the following statement: “With more than a billion dollars of expected surplus revenue this year, Americans for Prosperity is pleased to see confirmed what we all already expected – Governor Scott’s focus is on cutting taxes and state debt [...]

Three Florida Congressmen Stand Strong, Keep Their Promises

January 16, 2014 J,

Last night the US House of Representatives passed out the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Omnibus Spending Bill by a vote of 359-67. Under this legislation, the federal government will spend more than $1 trillion in FY14, exceeding the spending caps put in effect by the Budget Control Act of 2011. AFP issued a key vote [...]