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Lame Ducks Amuck

Even though the elections are over, don’t let 2014’s Lame-Duck Session take you by surprise. This is the time of year when elected officials pass harmful, short-sighted legislation because they feel less obligated to act in their constituents’ best interests. Take the time to tell your representatives to vote against Lame-Duck issues now!

Kill the Death Tax

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. Join AFP in repealing the death tax.

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AFP-IL Helps Defeat Local Tax Hikes

November 05, 2014

On November 4th, 131 referenda which sought to implement a new tax, raise an existing tax or issued municipal debt  faced voters across Illinois.  While results are still unofficial, it appears voters rejected 52% of all tax-related referenda.  Americans for Prosperity – Illinois’ Local Anti-Tax Initiative assisted in defeating 14 new or increased sales tax […]

David From Available to Discuss Election Results and Candidates

November 05, 2014

State Director of Americans for Prosperity Illinois is Available for Interviews Throughout the Day SPRINGFIELD – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Illinois State Director David From is available for interviews to discuss the election results as they come in, how Pat Quinn’s policies are harming Illinois, and the ways AFP is changing the state’s political culture […]

Americans for Prosperity: Illinoisans Have Rejected Quinn’s Agenda

November 05, 2014

AFP Volunteers Talked to Thousands of Illinoisans about Impact of Quinn’s Tax and Spend Policies SPRINGFIELD – Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the leading grassroots organization for economic freedom, released the following statement on the results of the recent election. “Illinoisans have answered loud and clear: They are done with Governor Pat Quinn’s tax and spend […]

Be On the Lookout: Quinn Moving Company Truck in Loop Today

October 31, 2014

Naperville, IL – Americans for Prosperity’s Quinn Moving Company truck will be driving throughout downtown Chicago today highlighting Governor Quinn’s failed policies that are driving jobs and families out of Illinois. The QMC truck would be happy to come by your office for any photos or footage. What: Leaving the Land of Lincoln Tour featuring […]

TONIGHT: AFP Dinner in Homer Glen with Tucker Carlson and Joe Walsh

October 23, 2014

Highlighting Quinn’s Failed Policies Driving People from Illinois Naperville, IL – Tonight Americans for Prosperity will host a dinner with Fox News contributor Tucker Carlson and former Congressman Joe Walsh at the Woodbine Golf Course as part of it’s “Leaving the Land of Lincoln” tour. The event will include the Quinn Moving Company moving van […]