AFP Praises Gov. McCrory for Agreeing to Sign Budget Deal

“A bright future of freedom” RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity’s North Carolina chapter released a statement Thursday praising Gov. Pat McCrory’s announcement he intends to sign the state budget compromise moving through the General Assembly this week. “North Carolina is lucky to have leaders like Gov. McCrory who listen to concerned citizens and deliver measurable […]

State Budget Sunsets Renewable Energy Tax Credit 

AFP Thanks General Assembly and “True Tax Reformers”  RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – thanked legislative leaders Monday for removing a renewable energy tax credit extension from the 2015 state budget.  North Carolina’s renewable energy tax credit – which siphoned more than $220 million from state coffers since 2010 […]

AFP Reacts to $30 Million Hollywood Handout

September 09, 2015J,

Tripling of earmark “state-sanctioned corruption”  RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading free-market advocacy group, responded Wednesday to reports that state budget writers will triple funding for film tax credits to $30 million annually.    Communications Director Joseph Kyzer issued the following statement:  “A $30 million budget earmark for Hollywood film studios is nothing […]

AFP Applauds General Assembly Spending Agreement

August 18, 2015J,

Urges lawmakers to continue working on permanent spending restraint and keep tax provisions out of budget RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity, North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom, issued a statement Tuesday responding to reports of a spending limit agreement between state House and Senate budget writers.   State Director Donald Bryson issued the following statement:  “We are […]