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Speak out against Medicaid Expansion Today

Louisiana has joined with 25 other states in challenging the expansion of Medicaid in the President’s health care law as unconstitutional. Now, supporters of the law are urging Louisiana to reverse its position and expand the broken, costly Medicaid system. AFP-LA is urging lawmakers NOT to do this! Expanding medicaid would have disastrous consequences in [...]

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Study Finds Louisiana business Climate Doing Well

July 14, 2014

By Rudy Takala A report released last week assessing state business climates placed Louisiana near the top nationally, giving the state a grade of “A.” The study, conducted by the Kauffman Foundation and Thumbtack and reported on in The Economist, examined state business climates by looking at a combination of tax rates, regulatory environment and [...]

No Empty Promises

December 10, 2013

The new budget agreement in Congress is another trillion-dollar backdoor deal that will increase government spending. If passed, this new increase will break Congress’ prior promise to cap spending at $967 billion, which was in the bipartisan supported Budget Control Act, or BCA. Government spending is out of control. The risky fiscal policies of our [...]

Want An Exemption From ObamaCare?

September 13, 2013 J

President Obama’s signature piece of legislation, the Affordable Care act, has proven to be anything but. As costs rise and problems associated with the law come to the forefront, more and more of the well-connected and elites have taken measures to excuse themselves from the burdens. Obama claimed, “If you like your plan, you can [...]

Obama’s New “Green” Tax

September 03, 2013 J

President Obama wants to levy a new tax on Americans. What’s a carbon tax? A carbon tax is basically, if you don’t conform to his way of thinking “green”, you will be punished and charged for it. This will not only lead to skyrocketing energy prices, but it also will force energy companies to consider [...]