Would You Like Some Red Tape With Your Turkey?

December 03, 2014J

It’s not only America’s collective waistline that expanded over the Thanksgiving holiday; it’s also the glut of new Obama administration regulations. Partaking in a tradition as valued in Washington as turkey is by the rest of America, the holiday news dump was packed full of burdensome and costly regulations just in time for the holiday season.

Obama’s Chinese Climate Pact Should Have U.S. Workers Seeing Red

December 02, 2014J

By Justin Sykes Much ado about nothing is an adequate description of the so-called climate agreement reached between President Obama and Chinese Dictator Xi Jinping earlier this month.  In fact, the agreement is probably worse than nothing for American workers. The President’s announcement that he had struck a non-binding agreement with the Communist giant to […]

AFP to Congress: Don’t Extend Wind PTC

November 10, 2014J

Americans for Prosperity sent a letter to Capitol Hill today, calling on Congress not to renew the wind production tax credit (PTC). This costly tax break amounts to nothing more than a handout for wind energy and goes against energy job creation and affordability. The full letter can be read below: Dear Senators and Representatives: […]

Coalition to Congress: Let the Wind PTC Expire

November 06, 2014J

Americans for Prosperity is proud to join a coalition calling on Congress to let the Wind PTC expire. Extending this tax provision in a lame duck session would be a mistake and lawmakers should oppose this misguided policy. See the full letter below:

Obama EPA Rules Will Harm Poor, Vulnerable the Most

October 10, 2014J

By Justin Sykes In an effort to increase support for his controversial proposed carbon regulations, President Obama and the EPA are touting the benefits the regulations will have for minority communities and America’s most vulnerable. However, one recent analysis suggests that quite the opposite is true – and that these draconian new regulations will harm […]