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Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule

On June 2, 2014, EPA proposed a commonsense plan to cut carbon pollution from power plants. States, cities and businesses across the country are already taking action to address the risks of climate change. EPA’s proposal builds on those actions and is flexible – reflecting that different states have a different mix of sources and […]

Issues

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 […]