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Budget & Spending

Government at all levels is too expensive.  Spending is the real cost of government because every dollar they spend is removed from the private economy through taxation, borrowing or inflation.  Large and expensive government...

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Important Legislation

Rep. Fleischmann’s EASY Savings Act

This bill would provide better incentives for federal agencies...

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Cut Spending Now!

The federal government has a spending problem. Take action...

Labor, Education & Pensions

Americans should be free to make their own choices. AFP works to educate Americans about worker’s rights and how to stand up to big unions and believes in empowering parents with higher quality schools...

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Important Legislation

Rep. Kline’s Student Success Act

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Banking & Financial Services

Our financial system is burdened with overlapping, counterproductive regulations.  Americans for Prosperity believes that these regulations discourage Americans from participating in a free market system where participants can see the positive and negative results...

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Important Legislation

Lee-Amash Legislation Terminating Export-Import Bank

Americans deserve a fair international trade policy that is...

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Property Rights

Private property is the foundation of economic freedom. The right of property owners to use their property consistent with their own wishes and without harming others should not be infringed by politicians or bureaucrats. ...

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Important Legislation

Federal Land Freedom Act of 2013

This bill would allow governors to petition the federal...

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Technology

The strongest sector of our economy in recent years has been the one least touched by expensive government regulation: the tech sector. The deployment of broadband Internet and wireless technologies has been one of...

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Important Legislation

Chairman Walden’s Bill for Internet Freedom

This legislation establishes the policy of the United States...

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Legislative Alerts

Coalition Urges Congress To Enact Tax Reform

July 08, 2014 J

AFP is proud to join a coalition calling on Congress to purse tax reform and modernize the U.S. tax code. By lowering rates and simplifying the rules, tax reform could help unleash growth in an economy that has been underwhelming. The full letter is below. Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

Coalition to Congress: Protect Taxpayers and Empower the States by Reforming Transportation Spending

July 07, 2014 J

With the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) set to run out later this summer, Congress is poised to consider transportation spending legislation. (Read AFPF’s “Need to Know” on transportation funding for more background on the issue.) Tomorrow Americans for Prosperity and our coalition partners will send the following letter to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman [...]