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AFP – MO on KOMU Channel 8

April 23, 2014

Jefferson City, MO – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri activists were highlighted on NBC’s KOMU Channel 8 for their opposition to Governor Nixon’s appearance at Columbia Public Schools highlighting is opposition to tax relief measure SB509. Don’t miss Deputy State Director Rachel Payton’s quote by clicking here to watch the video. SB 509 would modify [...]

Prove It! Nixon Claims Missouri has 6th Lowest Taxes

April 23, 2014

Nixon’s Fuzzy Tax Math is Disingenuous to Educators, Taxpayers & Businesses COLUMBIA, MO – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri drew attention today to Governor Nixon’s false claims that Missouri is a low tax state while advocating for higher taxes at a Columbia school. While Nixon claims Missouri has the 6th lowest taxes in the nation, [...]

Missouri to have 6th Highest Combined Tax Rate in the Nation

April 22, 2014

Proposed Sales Tax Hike Will Ratchet Up Tax Burden, Says Americans for Prosperity JEFFERSON CITY – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri drew attention today to the consequences of the proposed one cent or one percent state sales tax increase. Last month AFP-Missouri highlighted a new chart (see below) from the non-partisan Tax Foundation showing that Missouri [...]

Missouri House Passes Tax Cut

April 17, 2014

Jefferson City, MO – Yesterday the Missouri House passed SB 509 by a vote of 104 to 48.  This would be the first broad based income tax cut in almost 100 years. SB 509 would modify the individual income tax rate table.  The individual tax rate on personal income would be reduced by one-half of [...]

NEW AFP Radio Ad: Medicaid Expansion Could Lead to Cuts in Education

April 15, 2014

Medicaid Expansion could result in higher taxes or cuts to other programs JEFFERSON CITY – As the state legislature debates over Medicaid expansion, Americans for Prosperity – Missouri has released a new radio ad reminding legislators of the high cost to taxpayers. The ad, which opens with the roar of a chainsaw, explains how expanding [...]