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AFP LEADS BROAD COALITION STANDING AGAINST WIND PTC

117 Organizations Send Letter to Congress to Keep Wind Energy Subsidy Expired TOPEKA - Today Americans for Prosperity and a broad coalition of organizations are releasing a letter to Congress urging lawmakers to oppose renewing the expired federal wind production energy tax credit. The letter includes 117 signers, including the American Energy Alliance, American Conservative Union, Americans for Tax Reform, R [...]

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Upcoming Meetings: Oct. 22 in Topeka

October 15, 2013 J

You are invited to join the Shawnee County Chapter of AFP-Kansas at our next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Topeka AFP Office (2348 SW Topeka Blvd., Suite 201). Kansas state representatives John Bradford, of Lansing, and John Rubin, of Olathe will speak to the group about the the 2013 legislative session, the [...]

Upcoming Meetings: Oct. 22 in Wichita

October 15, 2013 J,

You are invited to join the Wichita area chapter of Americans for Prosperity for our monthly meeting on October 22. Join us at 7 p.m. Oct. 22 at Spangles Restaurant (612 S. Broadway) for a continuation of our discussion of the book “We Still Hold These Truths,” by Matthew Spalding of The Heritage Foundation. Michael [...]

How do new education standards impact teachers and kids?

October 15, 2013 J

Kansas has adopted a new set of K-12 academic standards that takes decision-making authority away from teachers and parents and hands it to a far-away bureaucracy. Come hear from our panel of education experts as they discuss the impact of the new standards on students and teachers in Kansas. The problem is that these top-down standards miss [...]

Join us for breakfast Nov. 1 in Wichita!

October 14, 2013 J

The Wichita Chapter of Americans for Prosperity-Kansas invites you to a special breakfast meeting at 7:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1 at the Petroleum Club (100 N. Broadway, 9th Floor). This will be a special presentation about the life and works of political economist Frederic Bastiat, one of the leading advocates of free markets in the [...]

OPINION: Premiums are sure to go up, thanks to Obamacare

October 11, 2013 J

The following letter to the editor, explaining how our health insurance premiums will rise under Obamacare, has been to submitted to newspapers around the state. With the recent launch of Obamacare, we are certainly seeing the future of government-run healthcare. There have been hundreds of so-called “glitches” including delays, website problems, verification issues, and more. And [...]