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AFP NEBRASKA APPLAUDS DEFEAT OF MEDICAID EXPANSION BILL

April 09, 2015

LINCOLN — Today the Nebraska Legislature debated LB 472, Medicaid expansion through Obamacare. The debate concluded in the bill’s defeat by bracket. Americans for Prosperity – Nebraska director, Matt Litt released the following statement: “The Nebraska Legislature did the right thing by ending debate on Obamacare Medicaid expansion today and moving on to other business. State […]

AFP NEBRASKA DESIGNATES MEDICAID EXPANSION BILL AS KEY VOTE

April 07, 2015

LINCOLN — On Wednesday the Nebraska Legislature is scheduled to begin debate on Obamacare Medicaid expansion, LB 472. For the past two years, Americans for Prosperity-Nebraska has opposed the further entrenchment of Obamacare through Medicaid. As in previous years, AFP-NE is designating the Obamacare Medicaid expansion bill as a key vote. Click here to see the […]

AFP NEBRASKA PETITION FINDS GREAT OPPOSITION TO LEGISLATION PROPOSING GAS TAX HIKE

March 18, 2015

LINCOLN — A petition fighting a proposed gas tax hike that has been circulated through the internet by Americans for Prosperity Nebraska has now gathered a total of 1,000 signatures. Americans for Prosperity is the state’s foremost group of grassroots activists advocating for economic liberty. With over 1,000 signers, the petition has clearly made a point. […]

AFP-NE Disappointed in Revenue Committee Advancing Tax Increase, Not Relief

March 11, 2015

Chairman Mike Gloor of the Nebraska Legislature Revenue Committee has recently been using baseball to illustrate how tax relief should be achieved in our state essentially saying we need singles and can’t swing for the fence. Well, the Revenue Committee swung and hit a whopper of a tax increase! Today the committee voted to advance […]