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Upcoming events: Get ready for the 2014 session

December 04, 2013

The 2014 session of the Nebraska Legislature is nearly upon us.  We are gettin’ ready for the session and we want to help you get up to speed. We are making nine stops in two weeks, with five events next week.  Here are the events next week: Crete Gettin’ Ready for the 2014 Legislative Session- [...]

AFP Reacts to ObamaCare Enrollment Figures

November 13, 2013

LINCOLN — Americans for Prosperity-Nebraska State Director Matthew Litt released the following statement in reaction to the first report on ObamaCare enrollment from the US Department of Health and Human Services: “President Obama took over a sixth of the economy through ObamaCare and has failed tens of thousands of Nebraskans who have had their plans [...]

Obamacare Hurts Job Growth

November 13, 2013

AFP-NE Director, Matt Litt, was in the Lincoln Journal Star on November 12th with an op-ed, Local View: Obamacare hurts job growth. Here is an excerpt of the op-ed: About 11.3 million Americans are unemployed and, at the current rate of job creation and even at this new level of job creation, it would take [...]

Grassroots Advocacy Makes a Difference

November 08, 2013

As we move into the weekend we wanted to highlight that your actions do make a difference. The hardships created by Obamacare and the various other national scandals; e.g. the IRS targeting conservative groups, the NSA spying on everyone, etc., can lead one to believe that individuals cannot achieve policy victories.  Nebraska home-schooling advocates show [...]

Lincoln: Mandatory Recycling Coming to your Home?

November 06, 2013

According to the Lincoln Solid Waste Advisory Committee, the city of Lincoln “should ensure curbside recycling is provided to every home, apartment and business in Lincoln” (LJS, 11/6).  But citizens “will not be required to sort, separate and recycle” according to the committee and the mayor’s office.  It sounds like each household would have a [...]