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Op-Ed: Mark Lucas Says Defense Dept. Can Afford Cuts Under Sequestration

March 01, 2013

The sequester scare tactics displayed in Washington is the reason why people have lost faith in our government. Our elected officials will say or do anything in hopes of avoiding making cuts and becoming buddies with lobbyists. Unfortunately, even some conservatives are falling for the absurd claim that the defense department cannot afford the sequester [...]

Mark Lucas on the Simon Conway Show

February 07, 2013 J

AFP-Iowa State Director, Mark Lucas, appeared on the Simon Conway Show to discuss the gas tax hike that Des Moines politicians are trying to impose on struggling families. CLICK HERE to listen to the audio clip and learn what AFP is doing to oppose this legislation. Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

AFP-Iowa Launches “No Gas Tax Iowa”

February 06, 2013

Putting Grassroots Pressure on Legislators to Stop Gas Tax Hike Des Moines, IA – Americans for Prosperity – Iowa is launching a new grassroots initiative, No Gas Tax Iowa, to put grassroots pressure on legislators not to hike the gas tax. The effort will empower local activists to petition their legislators through social media and [...]