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
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 [...]
Americans for Prosperity-Michigan is pleased to announce its 2014 Candidate Questionnaire. The Questionnaire covers positions on a variety of economic and fiscal issues.
“This proposal takes power away from the people and puts it in the hands of unelected bureaucrats,” said Hagerstrom. “Michigan citizens want to fix the state’s roads, but I don’t think they want to do that by setting in motion a series of automatic tax hikes.”
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. [...]