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MISSOURI CALLED “SINKHOLE STATE”

August 14, 2014 J

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 [...]

AFP-Missouri Recognizes Representative Lyle Rowland as a 2014 Defender of Prosperity

July 08, 2014

Americans for Prosperity Gives Representative Lyle Rowland an ‘A’ on Annual Scorecard Jefferson City – Americans for Prosperity-Missouri, the state’s leading advocate for fiscal responsibility and prosperity, announces Representative Lyle Rowland as a Defender of Prosperity.  Rep. Rowland received an A (94%) on AFP-MO’s Economic Prosperity Report Card for the 2014 Missouri legislative session based on his [...]

AFP on Missouri’s C Grade for Small Business Climate

July 08, 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 [...]

Projected Budget Shortfall Shows Need for Spending Cap Measure

July 07, 2014

AFP-MO Renews call for Cap Spending Measure JEFFERSON CITY – Late last week Missouri lawmakers were greeted with news of Missouri’s poor economic health, as it was reported that Missouri is expecting slower economic growth, resulting in lower than projected revenues which will require spending cuts. Figures released Wednesday show that net general revenues declined 1 percent [...]