Coalition to Congress: Keep BCA Spending Levels in Place

September 17, 2015J

Americans for Prosperity is proud to be part of a coalition urging Congress to keep the current discretionary spending levels that were passed under the Budget Control Act of 2011 (BCA). Members of Congress need to live up to the promises that they made to the American people and keep spending in check and not […]

Washington Should Live Up To Its Past Spending Agreements

September 09, 2015J

By Eric Peterson American taxpayers have witnessed unprecedented spending growth since the early days of the Obama administration.  After years of proliferating stimulus spending with no results, the national debt grew at a level that hadn’t been seen since the days of World War II, swelling from $10 trillion in 2008 to over $14 trillion […]

AFP Letter On Appropriations Process

Dear Representatives: On behalf of more than 2.8 million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I encourage your strong commitment to completing the appropriations process. This is an important part of Congress following their statutory duty in passing a budget and funding spending bills. Over the course of the Obama administration, Americans have […]

AFP Supports Legislation To Repeal Transportation Alternatives Program

June 01, 2015J

Dear Representatives Johnson and Hartzler: On behalf of more than two million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I write in support of your legislation that would repeal the Transportation Alternatives Program. The Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) dedicates federal gas tax dollars to inherently state and local projects, such as recreational trails, street […]

AFP Lays Out Budget Principles

February 20, 2015J

Dear House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price and Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi: With budget season approaching, Americans for Prosperity would like to outline our principles of budget reform. We encourage federal lawmakers to work towards budget solutions that protect American taxpayers and reduce spending. Please consider the following principles as you work on […]