AFP Applauds McCarthy on Ex-Im Bank; Urges House to Oppose Re-Authorization

Arlington, Va. — Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, is applauding incoming House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy for his position on the Export-Import Bank, and urging his House colleagues to join him in opposing reauthorization. The group is leading a broad coalition of organizations, representing millions of Americans, in calling [...]


Budget Deal is Bad Politics, Bad Policy

December 18, 2013

Americans for Prosperity: Murray-Ryan Budget Breaks Spending Promise Arlington, VA – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s leading grassroots advocate for less spending and lower taxes, expressed disappointment in the Senate passage of the Murray-Ryan budget, which violates the Budget Control Act spending caps and substantially increases federal spending: “Today’s budget vote replaces bipartisan spending limits [...]

“Happy Holidays with Obamacare” #6: No Obamacare Benefits

December 16, 2013

“Happy Holidays from Obamacare” #6: The White House Can’t Even Find Three Weeks’ Worth of Obamacare Benefits Today, Americans for Prosperity concluded its “Three Weeks of Obamacare’s Problems” campaign by drawing attention to the fact that the White House hasn’t been able to finish its own three-week pro-Obamacare tour. After starting their campaign on December [...]

“Happy Holidays with Obamacare” #5: Medicaid

December 13, 2013

Medicaid Expansion Provides Poor Health Care and Spikes Federal Spending Arlington, VA – Today, Americans for Prosperity continued its “Three Weeks of Obamacare’s Problems” campaign by responding to the administration’s praise of Medicaid expansion. The White House is expected to focus on this topic today as part of its three-week pro-Obamacare tour. Medicaid is not [...]

Happy Holidays from Obamacare #4: Pay More, Get Less

December 11, 2013

Happy Holidays from Obamacare #4: Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions May Have Worse or No Coverage, But Will Pay More than Ever Arlington, VA – Today, Americans for Prosperity continued its “Three Weeks of Obamacare’s Problems” campaign that continues to counter the administration’s one-sided claims about the benefits of Obamacare. Despite claims by the White House, Obamacare [...]


December 11, 2013

Arlington, VA – Americans for Prosperity offered the following reaction to the announced budget deal today: “This budget compromise is not just bad policy, it is bad politics,” said AFP President Tim Phillips. “The American people remember hard-won bipartisan spending limits set by the sequester, and are not  pleased to see their conservative representatives so [...]