Budget & Spending Legislative Alerts
By Jason Hughey President Obama claims that his new budget is a compromise. In reality, his budget is as bloated and wasteful as the budget proposed by Chairman Murray. Americans for Prosperity opposed Sen. Murray’s budget on the grounds that it was a tax-and-spend boost for big government. It did nothing to address our critical [...]
By Jason Hughey Last year, President Obama pledged that he would not raise taxes on Americans who earn less than $250,000. Now, the President is actively proposing a new tax hike for Americans who choose to smoke tobacco products. The President’s FY2014 budget proposal includes another tax hike on cigarettes and other tobacco products, effectively [...]
Americans For Prosperity is proud to join a coalition of organizations in opposition of the Water Resources Development Act of 2013, S.601.
By Jason Hughey We’re starting to learn about the worrisome policies that the President will include in his new budget. Although the final details won’t be released until tomorrow, it’s apparent that this budget will present new attacks against our liberty and prosperity. One of the president’s most concerning policies deals with new rules for [...]
AFP is proud to support Rep. Nunes' and Sen. Burr's Public Employee Pension Transparency Act.