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AFP-IL activists to make their voices heard at Obama economy speech

July 22, 2013

It’s not enough that he promotes in Washington the very policies that perpetuate our so-called “recovery.” Now President Obama is coming to Knox College on Wednesday to pat us on the head and tell us how everything is just fine. Are you going to let him get away with it? Here in the president’s home […]

AFP-IL Urges House to Delay Individual and Employer Mandates

July 16, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, July 16, 2013  AFP-IL Urges House to Delay Individual and Employer Mandates “A simple matter of fairness,” says state director David From NAPERVILLE – Americans for Prosperity is urging House lawmakers to vote Yes on two bills coming to the floor tomorrow (Wednesday). The first, The Authority for Mandate Delay Act (H.R. […]

AFP-ILLINOIS APPLAUDS REPUBLICAN LEGISLATIVE CAUCUSES FOR UNANIMOUS OPPOSITION TO PROGRESSIVE TAX

June 27, 2013

Americans for Prosperity – Illinois State Director David W. From congratulated both Republican caucuses of the General Assembly for their united efforts to maintain a flat income tax, and preserve one of Illinois’ few pro-growth policies. “This display of unity by Republican state legislators to maintain our current flat tax demonstrates their commitment to putting […]

From: Dem Tax Plan Will Punish Business for Success

June 14, 2013

While busy failing to pass pension reform or cut spending this past legislative session, some leading Democrats in the General Assembly found time on the last day of the Spring session to make a bad piece of legislation even worse.  I’m referring to the proposed constitutional amendments, SJRCA 40 and HJRCA 33, seeking to change […]

AFP-IL STATE DIRECTOR: “CHICAGO TEACHERS UNION IS PART OF THE PROBLEM”

March 27, 2013

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 27, 2013  Americans for Prosperity: CTU IS PART OF THE PROBLEM Union Resists Accountability & Cost Savings, but Deny Parents’ Choice Chicago, IL – This afternoon, the Chicago Teachers Union plans to bus in thousands of CPS employees to disrupt the commute of Chicago taxpayers – who fund the […]