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Lame Ducks Amuck

Even though the elections are over, don’t let 2014’s Lame-Duck Session take you by surprise. This is the time of year when elected officials pass harmful, short-sighted legislation because they feel less obligated to act in their constituents’ best interests. Take the time to tell your representatives to vote against Lame-Duck issues now!

Kill the Death Tax

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. Join AFP in repealing the death tax.

Day of Action

Big government policies are putting the American dream at risk for our families and future generations. Are you ready to join AFP and fight for prosperity?

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Bryson: Keep your eye on lame ducks

November 24, 2014 J,

Published in the Fayetteville Observer Sunday, November 23, 2014 Lame duck sessions in Congress are a dangerous time for limited-government advocates. This is the period after the election before the newly elected take office. Legislators, too, may feel less accountable for their votes because the election is behind them, and they think people have stopped […]

Lame Ducks Levy $119 million Tax Increase with Voice Vote

November 18, 2014 J,

Americans for Prosperity Says Middle Class Families Fund Federal Land Grab Raleigh – Four months after the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission announced significant tax hikes for North Carolina hunters, Congress passed its own $119 million tax increase on duck stamps to purchase federal land. Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina State Director Donald Bryson […]

AFP Launches Wind PTC Ads on Rep. Renee Ellmers

November 13, 2014 J

Ads to put grassroots pressure on members to oppose more tax dollars for wind subsidies. RALEIGH — Americans for Prosperity, North Carolina’s leading grassroots advocate for economic freedom, is launching a new media effort designed to persuade Rep. Renee Ellmers (NC-2) to oppose spending any more money on the Wind Production Tax Credit (Wind PTC).  The ads launched today […]

Americans for Prosperity: NC Has Rejected Obama’s Agenda

November 05, 2014

AFP Volunteers Talked to Over 800,000 North Carolinians about Hagan and Obama’s Policies RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the leading grassroots organization for economic freedom, released the following statement on the results of the recent election. “The voters have answered loud and clear: They are done with Senator Kay Hagan and President Obama’s failing […]

Radio Ad Reminds Voters that a Vote for Hagan is a Vote for Obama

November 04, 2014

Americans for Prosperity Points Out Why Obama Wants Hagan to Keep her Job RALEIGH – President Obama’s last minute radio ad in the North Carolina Senate race reminds voters that a vote for Senator Hagan is a vote for President Obama, according to a statement by the grassroots advocate for limited government, Americans for Prosperity. In the ad […]