FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 13, 2012
CONTACT: Levi Russell at LRussell@afphq.org or (703) 224-3200
Americans for Prosperity Responds to President Obama's Budget
"You can't tax your way to prosperity, or spend your way out of debt."
Washington, DC - Today Americans for Prosperity - - the nation's premier advocate of economic freedom, responded to President Obama's budget proposal. www.AmericansForProsperity.org. The message from the group is that this budget proposal spends too much, taxes too much, relies on budget and accounting gimmicks, and fails to address the nations biggest challenges.
A large crowd filled the Maine Capitol Hall of Flags to shine a spotlight on School Choice. Governor LePage issued a Proclamation in honor of the event and Education Commissioner Steven Bowen addressed the group and indicated additional school choice announcements would be coming soon.
If you believe every child should have an equal opportunity to succeed
If you believe education funds should be spent in the classroom not on bureaucracy and administration
Then join Americans for Prosperity Foundation for an exciting town hall at 11 AM, Wednesday, January 25 at the Hall of Flags in the Maine State Capitol. We will have Maine policy experts on hand to discuss how we can Restore American Exceptionalism in Maine education!
Restoring American Exceptionalism in education is not a partisan issue. Its an American issue! Lets work together to support the future workforce of America.
I hope to see you there!
This ad began yesterday in some states thought Mainers would want to see it!
People came from across the state of Maine to attend the fourth "Navigating Under the Dome" seminar. They spent the day listening to officials and staffers explain how the Legislative process works and how they can, as citizens, participate in law making.
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[img_assist|nid=25788|title=Librarian John Barden in the Maine State Law Library|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=224]
[img_assist|nid=25789|title=Legislative Analyst, Dr. Phil McCarthy, explaining the Committee Process|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=224]
[img_assist|nid=25790|title=Senator Michael Thibodeau|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=200]
[img_assist|nid=25791|title=Senator Thibodeau and AFP State Director, Carol Weston|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=200]