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AFP is Debunking the Debunkers on Taxes and Growth

By AFP State Policy Manager Nicole Kaeding While Congress and the President currently debate the best path to hold off the upcoming fiscal cliff, many states across the country have already tackled similar challenges this year. Some states took up the challenge of passing tax reform, but others decided to follow failed tax-and-spend policies. The [...]

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Rich States, Poor States: 2014 Edition

April 15, 2014 J,

The American Legislative Exchange Council has released its 2014 Rich States, Poor States report. The report is an analysis of how states are performing in the economy and each state’s economic outlook. According to the latest report, Kansas’ Economic Performance Rank is 32, based on our GDP, migration and employment rates. It’s slightly better than [...]

Legislature Passes School Finance Bill, Education Reforms

April 07, 2014 J,

TOPEKA, KAN. – The Kansas chapter of the grassroots group Americans for Prosperity applauded the Kansas Legislature’s passage of a school finance bill. The bill, approved Sunday evening, includes a number of education reforms. “The removal of teacher tenure was a great win for Kansas students,” said AFP-Kansas State Director Jeff Glendening. “Our kids deserve [...]

What’s our Wichita Chapter doing in April?

March 28, 2014 J,

Mark your calendars now, because the Wichita Chapter of Americans for Prosperity-Kansas already has several important training sessions planned: Tuesday, April 8 Join us at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8 in the meeting room of the Wichita Public Library’s Central Branch (223 S. Main). Citizen activist and blogger Bob Weeks will present “How to use [...]

RELEASE: Kansas Senate Approves RPS Repeal

March 25, 2014 J,

TOPEKA, KAN. – The Kansas chapter of the grassroots group Americans for Prosperity applauds the members of the Kansas Senate who voted to repeal Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS) in the Sunflower State. “For weeks, thousands of Kansans have made phone calls, sent email messages, and reached out to their elected officials asking them to repeal [...]

Medicaid Expansion Video: Sources and Information

March 25, 2014 J,

We believe that any discussion of Medicaid should begin with its track record on patient health. On that score, Medicaid is an abject failure: Medicaid recipients consistently fare poorly on medical access and outcomes. Their access to doctors and specialists is significantly lower than those with private insurance or even the uninsured. Their death rate [...]

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