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Help us get out the message that Washington, DC needs to tighten its belt!

October 18, 2011 J

Join Americans for Prosperity
at the
Cut Spending Now Tour
in Raleigh and Charlotte

Help us get out the message that Washington, DC needs to tighten its belt!


(All registrants will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a trip to DC for our Defending the American Dream Summit November 4-5—Winner will be notified Tuesday, October 25.)

October 21-22
North Carolina State Fair
All Day
Across Trinity Road from GATE 9 | 4200 Trinity Road | Raleigh, NC 27607

October 23
Pre-game Carolina Panthers vs. Washington Redskins Game
9:30 am-12:30 pm
Near the Bank of America Stadium at the NW corner of 4th and Graham Streets, Charlotte, NC

Sign up today and save $70 on Defending the American Dream Summit

October 18, 2011 J

Save $70 on NC Bus Package to
Defending the American Dream Summit
Washington, DC November 4-5

Hear from great speakers including Herman Cain, Rudy Giuliani and Mark Levin and many more!

Use the Special Discount Code NCbus70 when you register before October 25 and you will receive $70 off your bus package to Americans for Prosperity Foundation’s 5th Annual Defending the American Dream Summit in Washington, DC November 4-5.

The bus package includes a chartered bus trip to DC from one of 14 NC cities, a one-night stay in a fine hotel near the convention center, the conference ticket to the spectacular Defending the American Dream Summit which includes entrance to training sessions, issues forums and two meals—the Ronald Reagan Tribute dinner and a NC Delegation breakfast.

Wilmington City Council Forum Thursday at AFP

October 18, 2011 J

The Greater AFP Wilmington Chapter
Americans For Prosperity
will have its October meeting
Thursday, October 20
6:30pm dinner and 7:00 meeting
Mai Tai Restaurant
4121 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, North Carolina 28403


A Forum for Wilmington City Council and Mayoral Candidates

As part of AFP efforts to educate members on issues, ALL CITY COUNCIL AND MAYORAL CANDIDATES are invited to our forum. We will not only hear an overview of each candidates’ views, we will also ask specific questions of the candidates to help our members discern which candidates best represent his/her views. There will also be time for questions from the audience.

Invited Candidates

Mayoral Candidates- Bill Saffo, Justin LaNasa
Wilmington City Council Candidates: Frank Christopher Meares, Joshua Fulton, Laura Padgett, Margaret Haynes, Matthew “Matt” Hinson, Napier Fuller, Neil Anderson, Ricky Meeks, and Ronald Sparks

Tell Washington to Cut Spending Now!

October 18, 2011 J

Tell Washington to Cut Spending Now!
Americans have tightened their belts, so should Washington!

For decades, Washington has continued to borrow and spend at a pace that is not sustainable. Washington is borrowing nearly 40 cents of every dollar we spend and the US debt is now the same size as our entire economy.

You and I understand that our families could not survive borrowing at the same rate, but Washington continues to use the same budgeting gimmicks and accounting tricks to hide our financial crisis.
That’s why Americans for Prosperity is pleased to announce our Cut Spending Now! Tour, which will be rolling through North Carolina this weekend. Click here to register for this free event!

Here are the event details:
Who: Hard-working, concerned citizens such as YOURSELF!
What: Cut Spending Now Tour

AFP applauds NC Senate Leader Berger for Stopping Corrupt Perdue Deal

October 06, 2011 J

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 7, 2011
Contact: Dallas Woodhouse, (919) 671-1050

AFP applauds NC Senate Leader Berger for Stopping Corrupt Perdue Deal

AFP North Carolina State Director Dallas Woodhouse issued the following statement:

“Americans for Prosperity applauds State Senator Phil Berger for stopping the corrupt taxpayer fleecing once known as “Project Soccer.” This deal was corrupt on its face. The project would have enriched Governor Perdue’s supporters while leaving taxpayers with the bill. The fact that Governor Perdue is so reckless with taxpayer money and so little concerned with ethics should concern all North Carolina citizens.