Speakers Include U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial Candidates Springfield, MO – Americans for Prosperity Foundation – Missouri announced this week that it will be hosting its first annual Defending the American Dream Summit in Missouri this July. The event will highlight conservative free-market leaders and speakers and includes a post-Supreme Court health care policy discussion and [...]
Below is a list of Senate and House candidates who have signed their names to AFP Missouri’s Taxpayer Protection Act. Click here to download a copy of the Taxpayer Protection Act YES SENATE CADNDIDATES Terry Varner – 3rd David Sater – 29th Ed Emery – 31st HOUSE CANDIDATES Ron Gillett – 6th Tony Askew – [...]
Americans for Prosperity-Missouri thanks Senators Rob Schaaf, Scott Rupp, Tom Dempsey and Representatives Eric Burlison, Dr. Keith Frederick, Donna Lichtenegger, Tim Jones for their leadership in successfully passing SB 464, which blocks the state from establishing state-based health insurance exchanges without a legislative act, an initiative petition, or a referendum. The law specifically blocks the [...]
Votes for Out-of-Control Spending While Missouri Considers Spending Cap
Washington, DC – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri announced its disappointment with the U.S. Senate for failing to pass a budget and rein in federal spending. Missouri’s own Senator Claire McCaskill opposed plans to get Washington’s spending under control, including Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget (H.Con.Res 112) and Senator Pat Toomey’s “Restoring Balance” budget (S.Con.Res.37). In the meantime, AFP-MO is encouraging the State Senate to rein in state government spending by passing the spending cap proposal HJR 43.