missouri Legislative Alerts

City Government Looks to Regulate Innovative Small Business

October 23, 2014

Update: It is officially illegal for Uber drivers in Columbia, MO to do their jobs. City police officers have begun to find and fine Uber drivers for giving rides without a permit. This development followed a December 1st meeting of the City Council, at which the Council voted to table regulations for ride-sharing companies until […]

Insight to Action: How Do You Talk to Your Friends About the Negative Impact of ObamaCare?

October 01, 2014

We all know the Affordable Care Act was a failed attempt at reforming the healthcare system.  Now we must properly message the dangers of the healthcare overhaul to our friends, family, and local community. Join us on Thursday, October 9th, as Avik Roy, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and Opinion Editor at Forbes, explains […]

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November 13, 2014

JEFFERSON CITY — Americans for Prosperity Missouri, the state’s largest grassroots group advocating for economic freedom, is launching a new media effort today encouraging Reps. Graves, Luetkemeyer and Wagner to end the Wind Protection Tax Credit. The group is urging Missourians to call their representatives and tell them to oppose the subsidy. The ads will […]

AFP Leads Group to Gather at Columbia City Hall

October 06, 2014

Activists will gather tonight to promote liberty on the steps of Columbia City Hall COLUMBIA — Americans for Prosperity Missouri will be gathering tonight at 5 pm on the steps of Columbia City Hall to show support for small government and economic liberty. Radio host Gary Nolan will be joining the group to discuss a […]

AFP-MO Calls on Gov. Nixon’s Energy Committee to Find Affordable and Reliable Energy Solutions

October 01, 2014

“Missouri needs an energy plan that protects our wallets,” says Director Werner Jefferson City — With today’s inaugural public meeting of Governor Nixon’s energy committee, Americans for Prosperity renews its call for free market energy solutions. Americans for Prosperity applauds Gov. Nixon for showing the much needed leadership in recognizing the need for a comprehensive energy […]


August 14, 2014

AFP-Missouri Calls for Discussion on Budget Reform JEFFERSON CITY – Following last Tuesday’s vote on several ballot measures and a study issued this week calling MO a “sinkhole state” AFP-Missouri says it’s time to prioritize state spending on core government functions. Last week, Missouri voters rejected a statewide ballot initiative that would have raised the sales […]

AFP on Missouri’s C Grade for Small Business Climate

July 09, 2014

JEFFERSON CITY – A report released before the 4th of July illustrates why Americans for Prosperity – Missouri put regulatory reform in our long term policy agenda, Path to Prosperity. The report, put out by The Economist, gave Missouri a “C” grade for overall friendliness to small business. The latest report by the Economist is not […]