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AFP-MI Thanks Lawmakers for Standing on Principle

LANSING, Mich. – The grassroots group Americans for Prosperity-Michigan thanked Senate lawmakers for their commitment to protecting Michigan taxpayers. Scott Hagerstrom, Michigan state director of the grassroots group, issued the following statement on the heels of a late-night session that concluded without passage of a massive gas tax hike: “Thankfully, the Michigan Senate recognized that [...]


AFP-MI to Lawmakers: Pursue Reforms, Not a Bailout

May 15, 2014

Detroit has received financial help and special treatment from state lawmakers time and time again. Unfortunately, like giving in to a spoiled child’s demands, all this help seems to have perpetuated rather than solved the problem.

AFP: Transportation Package Puts Tax Hikes on Autopilot, But Leaves Room for Taxpayer-Friendly Solutions

May 08, 2014

LANSING, Mich. – Americans for Prosperity-Michigan expressed disappointment over a key component contained in the 10-bill transportation package taken up by House lawmakers today, saying a wholesale gas tax will result in less transparency and automatic annual tax hikes. Scott Hagerstrom, state director of the grassroots group, issued the following statement: “The majority of Michigan [...]

AFP-Michigan Candidate Questionnaire

May 07, 2014 J

Americans for Prosperity-Michigan is pleased to announce its 2014 Candidate Questionnaire. The Questionnaire covers positions on a variety of economic and fiscal issues.

AFP Launches New Ad Holding Peters Accountable on Obamacare

April 30, 2014 J

AFP Launches New Ad Holding Peters Accountable on ObamaCare
Major new multimedia effort reminds that Peters would vote for law all over again.  LANSING — The Michigan chapter of Americans for Prosperity is launching a new multimedia effort tomorrow as part of a campaign to hold Rep. Gary Peters accountable for his continued support of ObamaCare. [...]