Tim Phillips and David From: Eliminate energy subsidies In a sound free-market economy, taxes should be easy to understand and applied in a neutral manner; the code should only be used to raise revenue, not to meddle in the economy. This spring, nearly every Republican in Washington supported Chairman Paul Ryan’s budget that embraced these [...]
ARLINGTON, VA – Today Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the nation’s largest advocate for economic freedom, announced a multi-state ad effort that demonstrates how badly President Obama is out of touch with the real economy. “When President Obama said the private sector was doing ‘just fine,’ he surpassed his own bad record of being out of [...]
The Chicago Teachers Union is out of touch with Chicago taxpayers, demanding a 30% raise over the next two years. Learn more and watch the video below.
Check out the Quincy Herald-Whig’s short video interview with Americans for Prosperity – Illinois State Director David From for an insightful explanation of the legislature’s failure to address pension reform and what it means for the Prairie State. David slams the state legislature because they “left town before they completed the job,” whereas neighboring Wisconsin [...]
SPRINGFIELD, IL — Reacting to the General Assembly’s failure to pass any significant pension reform on its last day of legislative session, AFP-Illinois State Director David From criticized the General Assembly for their lack of action on the state’s most pressing fiscal issue and urged Governor Quinn to call the legislature into special session next [...]