Road package seeks $1.7 billion in tax hikes

December 19, 2014J,

The “deal” hammered out between political insiders will raise taxes to the tune of $1.7 billion in new revenue. (1) In addition to a mishmash of tax hikes, the plan includes giveaways to special interests that have nothing to do with our roads!

Citizen Activist Day at the Capitol

November 10, 2014J

AFP experts will provide training and talking points that will equip you to interact with your policymakers on this and other issues. A complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served for all who come out to lobby their lawmakers.

Taxpayers could be in for a NASTY lame duck surprise

November 10, 2014J

Taxpayers could be in for a nasty lame duck surprise this year. Governor Snyder and Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville have indicated that a gas tax hike is at the top of their lame duck “to do” list.

MI Senate Declines to Raise Fuel Taxes

June 13, 2014J,

The Michigan Senate has voted against raising taxes in Michigan.  Considering we already have the 5th highest gas tax in the nation, this was an excellent decision.  Write your senator now and say “thank you” for standing up for Michigan taxpayers!

Will MI Senate Give Us Highest Gas Taxes in the Nation?

The Michigan House voted to approve legislation that would convert the cents-per-gallon excise tax on fuel to a less-transparent percentage of the wholesale price. In the Senate, the proposal was amended to more than DOUBLE the current excise tax. If approved, this proposal would have Michigan drivers paying the highest taxes on gas in the country, […]