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AMERICANS FOR PROSPERITY ILLINOIS REACTS TO KING V. BURWELL DECISION

June 25, 2015

Healthcare is about people, not politics NAPERVILLE– Americans for Prosperity Illinois, the state’s foremost grassroots advocate for healthcare freedom, reacts to a decision in the controversial Supreme Court King v. Burwell case. AFP Illinois State Director David From said, “Obamacare’s victims still have no answers today. Families all across Illinois have been dealing with these […]

Sister Organization, Americans for Prosperity Foundation Releases Study on State Workers’ Compensation

June 16, 2015

STUDY FINDS ILLINOIS STATE WORKERS’ ANNUAL COMPENSATION 39.6% MORE THAN THAT OF PRIVATE SECTOR WORKERS Benefits Package is Three Times More Generous than Private Sector SPRINGFIELD — Today, Americans for Prosperity Foundation Illinois released a study showing that the total annual compensation, including salary and benefits, for Illinois state government employees is 39.6% higher than the […]

AFP ILLINOIS REACTS TO SENATE DEMS’ DEFEAT OF PROPERTY TAX FREEZE LEGISLATION

May 28, 2015

SPRINGFIELD — Reacting to today’s party-line vote in the Illinois Senate Executive Committee to kill property tax freeze legislation, AFP Illinois State Director, David From, released this statement following the vote: “This afternoon, Senate Democrats took a break from voting for a budget they can’t pay for, to vote against property tax relief. While Illinoisans are suffering under […]

AFP ILLINOIS APPLAUDS DOWN VOTE ON PROPOSED TAX INCREASE

May 21, 2015

SPRINGFIELD — Americans for Prosperity Illinois State Director David From released the following statement on the defeat of Speaker Madigan’s “Millionaire’s Tax” amendment in the Illinois House: “Americans for Prosperity Illinois salutes the bi-partisan coalition of Representatives who recognized that Speaker Madigan’s “Millionaire’s Tax” amendment was a job-killing proposal that would have made Illinois even […]

POLL FINDS OVERWHELMING MAJORITY OF ILLINOISANS SUPPORT A PROPERTY TAX FREEZE

May 15, 2015

NAPERVILLE — Polling released today shows that Illinois voters overwhelming support a freeze in property taxes, even if it means potential cuts to local services. In a poll conducted in eight diverse Senate districts across Illinois, residents were asked whether they supported a property tax freeze, and if they would support a legislator who supported a […]