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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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When Seven Becomes Four

December 18, 2013 J,

We previously wrote about Seven/50 – a seven county regional planning consortium that runs along Florida’s Treasure Coast to South Florida.  This consortium claims that they are a plan for creating prosperity in South Florida.  But in reality they are an archaic federal plan that has been used by supporters of big government to micro-manage planning [...]

Slade O’Brien: An Unacceptable Deal

December 12, 2013 J

TALLAHASSEE — The Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, opposes the 2014 budget deal before the U.S. House of Representatives this afternoon. Florida Director Slade O’Brien released the following statement: “The Murray-Ryan budget proposal is a bad deal for our country and for Floridians.  The deal goes [...]

AFP-FL ON BUDGET DEAL: MORE OVERSPENDING IS UNACCEPTABLE

December 10, 2013 J,

TALLAHASSEE — Today the Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP-FL) issued a call to action for Florida’s Congressional Delegation to oppose the Budget Conference Committee’s expected budget deal which will raise Federal spending to $1 trillion and pay for the increased spending with new taxes and fees on Florida’s families. AFP-FL State Director Slade [...]

AFP TV Ads Hold Murphy, Garcia Accountable on ObamaCare

December 06, 2013

$600K TV buy is currently running for three weeks in respective districts. TALLAHASSEE — The Florida chapter of Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost advocate for health care freedom, is currently running television ads in Florida markets to hold Reps. Patrick Murphy and Joe Garcia accountable for their support of ObamaCare. Rep. Murphy ad:   Rep. [...]

Detert, Evers & Latvala Supporting Union-Candidate in Palm Beach Commission Race

November 20, 2013

This week the Palm Beach Post revealed that Senator Jack Latvala and many of his supporters, including Nancy Detert and Greg Evers, made campaign contributions to a union-endorsed candidate running for County Commission in Palm Beach County. There are so many questions that this revelation brings up, not the least of which is why are [...]