Sun Times News Covers Senator Wallingford’s B+ (89%) on the Economic Prosperity Score Card
Cape Girardeau, MO – Americans for Prosperity – Missouri, the state’s leading advocate for fiscal responsibility and prosperity, was covered in the Sun Times News highlighting Senator Wallingford’s B+ (89%) rating on their Economic Prosperity Report Card for the 2013 Missouri legislative session.
Senator Wallingford received a B+ (89%) rating on the AFP – MO 2013 Economic Prosperity Report card based on his votes on key issues such as Medicaid Expansion, Paycheck Protection, Common Core, Agenda 21, Transportation Sales Taxes, Utility Surcharges, Prevailing Wage, Tax Reform, & Spending Caps.
“Senator Wallingford is an advocate for the Missouri taxpayer and his B+ (89%) grade is reflected in his votes. “It is important that we take the time to recognize Senator Wallingford for his support of economic freedom,” said AFP – Missouri State Director Patrick Werner. Since the score card was released, Senator Wallingford has been a strong advocate of overriding Governor Nixon’s veto of the first tax reduction in 92 years what would bring tax relief to Missouri families and businesses.”
“The purpose of creating a legislative score card is to provide our members and all Missouri taxpayers with a general overview of how their elected officials voted on key bills that impact our economic freedoms and liberties. AFP – Missouri is dedicated to free market policies that will improve the lives of Missouri families and businesses. Report cards shed light on who is standing up for limited government, lower taxes and regulatory freedoms and who is not,” said AFP – Missouri State Director Patrick Werner.
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Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is a nationwide organization of citizen-leaders committed to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity. AFP believes reducing the size and intrusiveness of government is the best way to promote individual productivity and prosperity for all Americans. For more information, visit www.americansforprosperity.org