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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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Kansas RPS Means Higher Costs and Lost Jobs

March 10, 2014 J,

The following is an opinion piece by AFP-Kansas State Director Jeff Glendening: It’s been a rough month for supporters of government mandates. First, a Congressional Budget Office (CBO) analysis concluded that the president’s health care law would drive the equivalent of more than 2 million full-time workers out of the labor force over the next […]

Americans for Prosperity-Kansas statement on school finance ruling

March 07, 2014 J,

TOPEKA, KAN. – The Kansas chapter of the grassroots group Americans for Prosperity released the following statement in response to the Kansas Supreme Court’s school finance decision handed down today: “For years, those demanding more education spending have ignored anything other than the base state aid per pupil which is only part of overall education […]

Upcoming Meetings: March 10 in Wichita

March 05, 2014 J,

You are invited to attend the next AFP Wichita chapter meeting March 10 at Spangles restaurant in downtown Wichita. AFP-Kansas Deputy State Director Rodger Woods will be the guest speaker, outlining the impacts of Renewable Portfolio Standards on the budgets of Kansas families. Join us at 7 p.m. Monday, March 10 at Spangles (612 S. […]

YAL Upcoming Event: March 5 at Washburn University

March 03, 2014 J,

Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) is hosting an event this Thursday evening at Washburn University. The student group is hosting author, commentator, and political analyst Dr. Thomas Woods Jr. to speak about the causes of the 2008 financial crisis and propose solutions to prevent another collapse at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 5 in the Henderson […]

Americans for Prosperity-Kansas Announces Deputy State Director

February 18, 2014 J,

TOPEKA, KAN. – The free-market grassroots group Americans for Prosperity has announced Rodger Woods as its new Kansas Deputy State Director. Woods worked for AFP-Kansas from 2007 to 2008 as a grassroots coordinator before being deployed overseas. “We’re excited to welcome Rodger back to AFP,” said State Director Jeff Glendening. “Rodger will be representing our […]