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Take Action! Tell Trenton No More Corporate Welfare Handouts!

December 02, 2013 J

The folks in Trenton just don’t seem to get it! Instead of cutting taxes for all New Jerseyans some legislators think providing corporate welfare handouts will grow our economy and create jobs! That’s the case with the sorely mislabeled “Economic Opportunity Act II” (Bill S3030/A4051). Click below to read more and take action! Like this post? […]

Take Action: STOP Trenton’s Biodiesel Mandate!

November 21, 2013 J

AFP is urging activists to take action to stop a proposed biodiesel mandate that will mean higher costs for NJ ratepayers and business! Details below. The Legislature is pushing yet another mandate on New Jersey energy consumers—this time a “bipartisan” bill that will force home oil heat retailers to add biodiesel into their mix in […]

11/15 Lame Duck Update

November 15, 2013 J,

AFP testified yesterday before the Senate Economic Growth Committee against Sen. Lesniak’s so-called “Economic Opportunity Act II” (Bill S3030) proposal. This is a second round of corporate welfare as the original bill passed earlier this year. Coming up Monday, Nov. 18 The Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee will take up the Bio-based Heating Oil Act (Bill […]

Lame Duck Alert!

November 06, 2013 J

The election’s behind and that means our state Legislature will be getting back to work during the next two months! Visit our Bill Tracker to see bills on the agenda that AFP is focused on! CLICK HERE for a rundown of the upcoming Lame Duck schedule. AFP will keep you posted on bills of significance that are […]

Committee Hearing On RGGI, Thurs. Oct 10

October 08, 2013 J,

The Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee will hold a hearing this Thursday and will take up the issue of forcing New Jersey back into the job-destroying RGGI Cap & Trade program. AFP will be in Trenton to testify! If you wish to attend, the hearing will take place at Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State […]