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“Driving to the Dream” Louisiana Bus Package!

Join your fellow Louisiana freedom fighters in Dallas next month for the Defending the American Dream Summit. We have limited bus space departing from locations throughout the state – ride along with us! The Defending the American Dream Summit brings together AFP activists from all over the country and features prominent speakers and panelists. Among [...]

Issues

Insight to Action: Rich States Poor States-Webinar

September 09, 2014

Have you ever wondered why your state’s economy has been failing? Or on the other hand, why your region has been a hub for economic growth and prosperity? On Thursday, September 11, you will have these questions answered by ALEC’s Director of the Center for State Fiscal Reform and the Tax and Fiscal Policy Task [...]

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014 J

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. [...]

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 [...]

Speak out against Medicaid Expansion Today

June 05, 2014 J

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 [...]