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PR: Lonegan: AFP Will Lead Fight to Repeal Obamacare

June 28, 2012

For Immediate Release – June 28, 2012

Lonegan: AFP Will Lead Fight to Repeal Obamacare

BOGOTA, NJ — Americans for Prosperity State Director Steve Lonegan said today that repealing the President’s so-called Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will be a top priority for the state’s largest grass-roots taxpayer organization.

“While it appears that the Supreme Court has upheld most of this law, Congress must approve funding and that’s one battleground.  The other is within our state where AFP will continue the fight against creating a state-based Health Care Exchange and other implements of this dangerous job-killing legislation.

“Justice Roberts insisted in his decision that this is a policy issue to be settled by policymakers,” Lonegan added.  “Today’s ruling will ensure that it will be and Americans for Prosperity will continue to educate and inform taxpayers as to the disastrous effects of this law and to let them know about those who were responsible for its passage.”

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.

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