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Cut GA Taxes, Have Government Pay You! – By Joel Aaron Foster

What if I could show you that Georgia taxpayers could cut our income tax rate, cut our cost of living overall, raise our quality of life and bring more jobs and prosperity to Georgia simply by making a few bold moves to simplify our taxes? On Tax Day, individuals and families are familiar with the [...]

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AFP GA WEEKLY NEWSLETTER – AUGUST 10th-16th

August 21, 2014 J

Click HERE to read full interactive newsletter Two of the five components of economic freedom are the Size of Government and the Rule of Law and they are being attacked! Whether through runaway government like the Federal Reserve or the Environmental Protection Agency or a county circumventing our own Georgia Legislature through tax hikes or [...]

AFP Letter Urging Attorney General Olens To Join Lawsuit Against EPA

August 20, 2014 J

[Read full letter here] Dear Attorney General Sam Olens: On behalf of more than 63,000 Americans for Prosperity activists living in Georgia, I write to inquire about your position on the proposed EPA power plant regulations. Recently 12 attorneys general from other states filed suit against the President’s controversial proposed EPA rules, contending that federal [...]

Huge Tax Hike Hits Fulton County

August 12, 2014 J

You won’t believe it but your Fulton County tax commissioners passed a 17% property tax increase last week on Fulton County families. This is a rate hike that is much larger than what we typically see. Even worse, the tax hike violates state law and could mean millions of dollars wasted through courtroom battles. In [...]

SPLOST Deals Are Real Stinkers for Local GA Taxpayers – By Lance Lamberton

August 12, 2014 J

Cobb County, one of the largest counties in Georgia, is a cautionary tale for Georgians at the local government level, throughout our State. Once again, Cobb taxpayers are being asked to take a vote on a Special Purpose Option Sales Tax this November. In exchange for living within its means, local government is opting to [...]

AFP GA Weekly Newsletter – August 3rd-9th

August 08, 2014

Click HERE to read full interactive newsletter online. AFP Georgia activists have put the radical big government environmentalists on notice with the launch of our Georgia Energy Freedom Alliance and the announcement of Georgia Energy Freedom Guiding Principles at last week’s AFP Stop the EPA Power Grab Rally. [See Rally Photo Album] More than half [...]