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Americans for Prosperity Praises State Legislature for Passing Tax Relief

May 06, 2014

State House  and Senate Overrides Governor Nixon’s Veto to Pass SB 509 JEFFERSON CITY – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri today praised the state legislature for overriding Governor Nixon’s veto to pass SB 509, which provides the first income tax reduction Missourian’s have seen in 92 years as well as a tax cut for small [...]

AFP – MO Op-Ed in Southeast Missourian

May 06, 2014

Cape Girardeau, MO – The Southeast Missourian recently ran an Op – Ed written by Americans for Prosperity – Missouri State Director Patrick Werner about Missouri standing at an economic crossroads.  The Show Me State can either go the way of limited government and lower taxation or excessive government and higher taxes. Please take a [...]

AFP – MO Op-Ed in Springfield News Leader

May 01, 2014

Springfield, MO – Recently ran an Op – Ed written by Americans for Prosperity – Missouri State Director Patrick Werner and Federal Issues Campaign Manager Christine Harbin Hanson on the need for limits on public spending. The article highlights the need for spending restraint on the state and federal level.  On the federal level, two [...]

AFP – MO Opposition of Road Tax in News Tribune

May 01, 2014

Jefferson City, MO – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri’s opposition to the 1% road tax was highlighted in the News Tribune. The 1% tax is estimated to raise $7.8 billion dollars over a ten year period. If passed, the proposed 1% sales tax increase would vault Missouri from the 14th highest combined tax burden to [...]

AFP Calls Out Nixon Again for Misleading Missourians

April 29, 2014

Nixon makes last ditch effort to Expand Obamacare in Missouri JEFFERSON CITY – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri today called out Governor Nixon for inaccurate claims about the costs of expanding the state’s Medicaid program. Governor Nixon says that if Missouri disregards his last-minute bid expand Medicaid, Missourian’s tax dollars will be lost to other state [...]