Budget & Spending Legislative Alerts
By Jason Hughey This is the second in series of blog posts focusing on the federal budget proposals in Congress. The first post focused on Chairman Ryan’s plan, this second post focuses on the Senate Democrats’ plan, and subsequent posts will focus important differences between the two plans. For the first time in nearly four [...]
Letter of Support for Sen. Roberts’ and Rep. Neugebauer’s Bills Reforming Farm Bill Nutrition Programs
AFP supports the Improve Nutrition Program Integrity and Deficit Reduction Act of 2013, which would save over $36 billion and add much-needed taxpayer protections to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in the Farm Bill.
AFP is proud to sign onto a coalition letter in support of the Crop Insurance Subsidy Reduction Act, S. 446 & H.R. 943.
AFP supports Rep. Pompeo's Economic Development Administration (EDA) Elimination Act, H.R. 887. This bill would end this wasteful agency, which has come to embody the dubious practice of picking winners and losers in the economy.
AFP supports the Full Faith and Credit Act (S. 46 and H.R. 807). The most responsible action consistent with limited-government principles is to acknowledge past debts, pay them and simultaneously make the spending cuts needed to correct our fiscal imbalance.