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Notice: August Public Hearings on Energy Master Plan

August 07, 2015

The Board of Public Utilities will three hearings this month on updating the State’s Energy Master Plan (see below for details). Citizen-activists concerned about energy policy in the state are strongly encouraged to attend and to testify at an upcoming hearing. The three hearings will be critical in updating the Energy Master Plan and shaping […]

June 22 Action Alert: Paid Sick Mandate Moving Again

June 18, 2015

The Legislature is poised to move legislation mandating that every employer in the state be forced to offer paid sick leave for both full-time and part-time workers. Opposing this mandate is one of AFP’s legislative priorities for 2015 and Assembly and Senate votes will be included on our Taxpayer Scorecard. Activists are urged to take […]

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Americans for Prosperity Statement on August Jobs Report

September 04, 2015

Americans for Prosperity Statement on August Jobs Report “The Obama economy continues to fail the American people” BOONTON – Americans for Prosperity State Director Erica Klemens has issued the following statement in response to the Department of Labor’s August jobs report. “The latest meager jobs report shows that the Obama economy continues to fail the […]

Coming Soon! AFP’s New Community Center in Boonton!

September 02, 2015

Our New Home Is Your New Home! AFP is excited to announce the forthcoming opening of our Community Center in Boonton (Morris County)! Our new home will be a welcoming environment for area New Jersey residents and AFP activists alike! In the days and months ahead, the Community Center will be used for activism classes, […]

The 9th Annual Defending the American Dream Summit in Photos

August 26, 2015

The 9th Annual Defending the American Dream Summit was our biggest and most successful yet with well over 3,000 freedom fighters from across the country gathering in Aug. 21-22 in Columbus, Ohio, including more than two dozen from New Jersey! The New Jersey delegation kicked off the Summit bright and early on Friday morning with […]

Americans for Prosperity Joins Nationwide Right-to-Work Movement

August 18, 2015

Americans for Prosperity Joins Nationwide Right-to-Work Movement National Employee Freedom Week Runs Aug. 16-22 BOONTON – Americans for Prosperity—New Jersey is announcing its participation in National Employee Freedom Week (NEFW). NEFW works to educate workers of their rights to opt-out of union membership or paying part or all of their union dues. This year, the […]

Americans for Prosperity: Goals of Energy Master Plan Wrong for New Jersey

August 11, 2015

Americans for Prosperity: Goals of Energy Master Plan Wrong for New Jersey Free-market groups says EMP goals will drive up electricity rates and damage state’s economy NEWARK – Americans for Prosperity took aim at New Jersey’s Energy Master Plan before a hearing of the Board of Public Utilities today, saying the EMP’s goals would mean […]

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