Legislative Alerts

AFP Kansas Activist Update

February 09, 2015J,

The week got off to a great start with the Annual School Choice Rally at the Capitol on Monday.  More than 100 activists from AFP and other groups, raised their voices to remind our elected officials in the Kansas Statehouse that every child deserves an opportunity for an education that best meets the student’s needs. […]

AFP Kansas Activist Update

January 30, 2015

The 2015 Legislative session got off to a slow start, but since the Governor has presented his budget the pace has picked up.  Here are a few things we have been working on so far: Kansas Budget We were disappointed to see the Governor propose a budget plan that included new taxes on tobacco and […]

Brace yourselves, here it comes.

October 20, 2014J

The latest in the ObamaCare insurance debate is a look at potential rate increases that many Americans will face next year. In a new report out this month, it looks like the average rates in Kansas are going to go way up. As the country enters its second year of ObamaCare, states are now finalizing […]

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014J

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]