For Immediate Release – June 3, 2013
Americans for Prosperity Statement on the Passing of Sen. Frank Lautenberg
“Americans for Prosperity is saddened to hear of the passing of Sen. Frank Lautenberg. Although AFP differed with the senator on matters of public policy, our organization respected Sen. Lautenberg as an American war hero, for his years of public service and his devotion to his beloved state of New Jersey. Americans for Prosperity offers its deepest sympathies to Sen. Lautenberg’s family, friends and colleagues during this difficult time.”
Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is a nationwide organization of citizen-leaders committed to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity. AFP believes reducing the size and intrusiveness of government is the best way to promote individual productivity and prosperity for all Americans. AFP educates and engages citizens to support restraining state and federal government growth and returning government to its constitutional limits. AFP is more than 2 million activists strong, with activists in all 50 states. AFP has 34 state chapters and affiliates. More than 85,000 Americans in all 50 states have made a financial contribution to AFP or AFP Foundation. For more information, visit www.americansforprosperity.org
Americans for Prosperity does not support or oppose candidates for public office.