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AFP Applauds Senators Voting Against Cloture on Medicaid Expansion

March 19, 2014

Halting expasnion a “victory” for state, relief from law that “simply doesn’t work, says director Litt. LINCOLN — The Nebraska chapter of Americans for Prosperity, the state’s foremost advocate for health care choice, applauded state senators today for refusing to advance Medicaid expansion legislation (LB 887) in the state. “Today’s failed cloture vote was a […]

AFP-Nebraska Launches Multimedia Effort to Fight ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion

March 07, 2014

LINCOLN — Today Americans for Prosperity-Nebraska (AFP-NE) announced the launch of a major new multimedia effort aimed at educating Nebraskans about the problems with the ObamaCare Medicaid expansion and encouraging grassroots action to oppose LB 887. The ad will run in markets across the state. Listen here. Additionally, the organization launched www.StopObamaCaid.com, where Nebraskans can learn […]

NE Senators Send KXL Letter of Support to Sec. Kerry

March 06, 2014 J

29 of the 49 Nebraska senators signed a letter in support of the Keystone XL pipeline. According to the OWH, “Smith’s letter cited the economic, job and tax benefits the pipeline would bring the state. He also mentioned special regulations the pipeline builder has agreed to follow to make it ‘the safest pipeline ever constructed.'” […]

Bold Nebraska: KXL puts Women at Risk for Sexual Assault

March 04, 2014 J

Jane Kleeb, Bold Nebraska, released the following press release yesterday and claimed that if the Keystone XL pipeline was constructed then women would be at risk of sexual assault. This is disgraceful; it’s one thing to disagree about a policy, but it is entirely another to make extreme accusations or implications about her fellow hard-working […]

Press Release: Jane Kleeb and BOLD Nebraska’s dirty little secret

February 26, 2014 J

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2014 CONTACT: Matt Litt at infone@afphq.org402.432 Jane Kleeb and BOLD Nebraska’s dirty little secret LINCOLN, NE – New information regarding energy consumption by Jane Kleeb and BOLD Nebraska’s “Clean Energy Barn” built in York County along the proposed route for the Keystone XL pipeline actually demonstrates the need for this […]