“A step toward providing affordable and reliable energy” RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity applauded the State House of Representatives for tentatively approving House Bill 760 – Regulatory Reform Act of 2015 – today to freeze the Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) energy mandate and reduce its fee on commercial, residential and industrial electricity bills statewide. House Bill 760 also […]
Proposal prevents impending hike on electricity bills RALEIGH – State Director Donald Bryson of Americans for Prosperity North Carolina urged state House leaders Tuesday to pass HB 760, the Regulatory Reform Act of 2015. Provisions in Section 3B of the bill freeze a government price cap that would otherwise triple on ratepayers’ electricity bills statewide […]
RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – launched an action alert this week urging state lawmakers to pass H.B. 681, the NC Energy Ratepayers Protection Act, and repeal the Renewable Portfolio Standard. ACTION ALERT: #RepealRPS “North Carolina needs affordable and reliable power to get our manufacturing sector moving again […]
‘Appears to be a bait-and-switch’ Raleigh, NC – Americans for Prosperity, North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom, issued a statement in regards to today’s state Senate Finance Committee vote on a gas tax proposal as part of Senate Bill 20. “The gas tax portion of this bill appears to be a bait-and-switch on taxpayers,” said […]
Senator Kay Hagan refused to block the carbon tax. This is a destructive policy, and it needs to be stopped. Tell Senator Kay Hagan now to say ‘NO’ to carbon taxes!