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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!

Vote By Mail

Are you worried that you might be too busy to vote on Election Day this year? Don’t worry – in Iowa you can conveniently cast your ballot by mail!

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.

Day of Action

Big government policies are putting the American dream at risk for our families and future generations. Are you ready to join AFP and fight for prosperity?

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Americans for Prosperity Announces New Iowa State Director

November 12, 2014

Grassroots Organization Builds For 2015 Legislative Session and Onwards DES MOINES – Americans for Prosperity’s (AFP) Iowa chapter is gearing up for the 2015 legislative session with a series of promotions as it continues building its grassroots infrastructure in the state. Thursday, the organization announced the promotion of current State Director Mark Lucas to become a Regional Director, […]

Americans for Prosperity: Iowans Have Rejected Obama’s Agenda

November 05, 2014

Americans for Prosperity: Iowans Have Rejected Obama’s Agenda AFP Volunteers Talked to Over 800,000 Iowans about Impact of Braley and Obama’s Policies DES MOINES – Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the leading grassroots organization for economic freedom, released the following statement on the results of the recent election. “Iowans have answered loud and clear: They are […]

MEDIA AVAIL: Mark Lucas Available to Discuss Election Results and Candidates

November 03, 2014

State Director of Americans for Prosperity Iowa is Available for Interviews Throughout the Day DES MOINES – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Iowa State Director Mark Lucas is available for interviews tomorrow to discuss the election results as they come in, why Bruce Braley’s policies are bad for Iowa, and the ways AFP is changing the state’s political landscape through effective grassroots activism. […]

Americans for Prosperity: Iowa will be More than Fine if Braley Loses

November 03, 2014

Reid Warns Operatives to be “courteous” with Iowans While AFP Leads Massive GOTV Effort DES MOINES – The Iowa chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP) wasted no time responding to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s comments about Representative Braley today. Whereas Reid says Democrats will be just fine if Braley wins, Iowa State Director Mark […]

ICYMI: AFP’s “Chickens” Ad Goes Viral, Puts Braley on Defensive

October 29, 2014

New York Times, Washington Post, Fox News, Politico, and Sarah Palin on New Ad DES MOINES – Americans for Prosperity’s new “Chickens” ad is the latest to go viral and attract heavy national media coverage. The ad features two talking chickens who point out that Bruce Braley isn’t very neighborly or Iowa for suing his neighbors over […]