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Thank A.G. Tim Fox for Standing Up to Obama’s Energy Mandates!

October 27, 2015

Last week, 24 states joined on to lawsuit against President Obama’s new regulations that will hike your energy bills by $500 a year. And thanks to our Attorney General, Montana was one of them. Will you add your name to our letter thanking Attorney General Tim Fox for standing up to these expensive new regulations? His lawsuit will help […]

Stop Obama From Hiking Your Power Bill!

October 16, 2015

Unless we act now, Montana electric and heating rates will increase an average of $500 a year, thanks to President Obama’s new EPA Regulations.    Dozens of states have joined in on a lawsuit suing the EPA to stop these expensive new regulations. Check out our letter here. If you can, sign on to tell Governor Bullock […]

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Why Is Jon Tester Voting To Hike Montana Energy Bills?

November 18, 2015

BOZEMAN, Mont. – Americans for Prosperity Montana responded with disappointment to Senator Jon Tester’s vote last night against two “Congressional Review Act” resolutions of disapproval for two EPA regulations on carbon emissions, the Clean Power Plan and the New Source Performance Standards. State Director David Herbst had the following to say: “Yesterday’s vote shows one […]

AFP Calls Out Gov. Bullock Over Proposed Power Plant Regulations

November 13, 2015

BOZEMAN, Mont. – Americans for Prosperity Montana reacted with disappointment to Governor Steve Bullock’s announcement yesterday that he is taking steps to put forward a state implementation plan for President Obama’s so-called “Clean Power Plan” – a harmful new energy regulation which will raise energy prices by $500 per Montana household per year and eliminate as many as 2,000 Montana jobs. […]

Our View: Export-Import Bank distributes corporate welfare

November 09, 2015

The following article was written by our state director, David Herbst, and appeared in the Billings Gazette on 11/6/2015 Should taxpayers be on the hook for billions of dollars every year in handouts to well-connected corporations in Saudi Arabia, China, and Russia? Apparently our Rep. Ryan Zinke thinks so. Just last week, Zinke joined […]

Open Letter to Gov. Bullock: Stop the Clean Power Plan

November 05, 2015

BOZEMAN, Mont. — On behalf of the more than 11,000 in-state volunteers and activists with Americans for Prosperity Montana, State Director David Herbst today issued an open letter to Governor Steve Bullock asking him to stand up to the EPA’s “Clean Power Plan” by refusing to put forward an implementation plan until the courts have decided its legality. A […]

AFP Montana Disappointed to See Zinke Vote To Reauthorize The Export-Import Bank

October 29, 2015

BOZEMAN, Mont. – Americans for Prosperity Montana reacts with disappointment to Representative Ryan Zinke’s vote to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank. “It’s disappointing to see Congressman Zinke throw his support behind a policy that empowers the government to provide over $100 billion in taxpayer-backed loan guarantees, mostly to benefit a handful of giant corporations. Montana taxpayers needed Congressman Zinke to look out for their […]

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