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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-Michigan Shares Shannon’s ObamaCare Story on TV

March 25, 2014 J

Michigan mom tells Rep. Gary Peters that ObamaCare “destroying middle class.” LANSING — The Michigan chapter of Americans for Prosperity is launching a massive new effort to hold Congressman Gary Peters accountable for his support of the ObamaCare mess. The group will begin running a new television ad today featuring the story of Shannon Wendt […]

AFP Thanks Taxpayer Champions in MI Senate for Supporting Tax Relief

March 13, 2014

LANSING — The Michigan chapter of Americans for Prosperity is thanking several state senators for voting a significant tax cut out of committee and onto the full floor of the Michigan Senate. AFP is designating as Taxpayer Champions the following state senators: Jack Brandenburg (Harrison Township), Mark Jansen (Grand Rapids), John Pappageorge (Troy), John Proos […]

VIDEO: Boonstra Takes ObamaCare Story to Rep. Peters’ Doorstep

February 25, 2014

AFP activists support leukemia patient after Peters tried to use Beltway legal team to silence her. LANSING — Americans for Prosperity activists joined Julie Boonstra, who is fighting leukemia, in attempting to confront Rep. Gary Peters over his effort to silence her ObamaCare story. On Saturday, a group of the organization’s most committed activists traveled […]

Julie to Take ObamaCare Story to Rep. Peters’ Doorstep

February 22, 2014

SATURDAY: Dexter Woman to Confront Congressman Gary Peters for Attempting to Silence Her ObamaCare Story Americans for Prosperity-Michigan Activists to Join Julie Boonstra for News Conference Outside Rep. Gary Peters’ Home in Bloomfield Hills LANSING, Mich.—Julie Boonstra, the Michigan mother and leukemia survivor featured in a new Americans for Prosperity Gary Peters issue ad, will […]

Congressman Gary Peters Lawyers Up to Silence Julie Boonstra

February 22, 2014

LANSING – Today Rep. Gary Peters set his Washington DC legal attack dogs out to intimidate and silence Julie Boonstra, a Michigan mother battling leukemia who had the courage to speak up after the insurance plan she liked was cancelled due to the Affordable Care Act. Instead of listening to Julie’s concerns, Peters took steps to […]