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Americans for Prosperity Applauds Biennial Budget

August 07, 2014 J

Keeps Tax Cuts, Balances the Budget, and Gives Teachers a Pay Raise RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina applauded the budget signed today by Governor McCrory, and passed by the General Assembly, for keeping scheduled 2015 tax cuts in place, balancing the budget, and giving a raise to the state’s teachers. The state’s leading [...]

AFP-NC to NCGA: Watch Good Movies, Don’t Study Them

July 31, 2014 J,

Grassroots Organization Reminds Legislators to Cut Handouts to Hollywood RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity’s North Carolina Deputy State Director, Donald Bryson, is getting exasperated with lawmakers who say they want to support fiscal responsibility and end corporate welfare, but can’t kick the film subsidy habit. AFP is urging lawmakers to vote no on today’s vote on [...]

AFP-NC Applauds House Committee For Voting Down Corporate Handouts

July 30, 2014

RALEIGH, NC – Americans for Prosperity, North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom, today applauded the State House Finance Committee on their vote to not concur with the State Senate’s changes on House Bill 1224. “Today’s vote by the Finance Committee was exciting. It seems that elected officials in Raleigh are turning the corner and [...]

Americans for Prosperity Urges House to Reject Corporate Welfare

July 25, 2014

Asks Lawmakers to Strip out “Jobs Catalyst Fund” when Voting on Sales Tax Measure RALEIGH, NC – Americans for Prosperity released the following statement in response to yesterday’s passage of House Bill 1224 in the State Senate. While the bill primarily deals with changes to local sales taxes, a provision hidden within the bill creates [...]