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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 [...]

Deputy State Director Donald Bryson on TWC News Capital Tonight

July 24, 2014 J,

Wednesday night, Deputy State Director Donald Bryson was a featured guest on TWC News Capital Tonight with Tim Boyum. Donald talked about the recent Affordable Care Act rulings as well proposed local sales tax hikes to pay for teacher salary increases and transportation funding. Watch the entire segment here Like this post? Chip in $5 [...]

Americans for Prosperity Saddened at Passing of Rep. Jim Fulghum

July 22, 2014

Statesman and Doctor Made North Carolina a Better Place RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina Deputy State Director Donald Bryson released the following statement in response to the passing of retired neurosurgeon and State Representative Jim Fulghum. “Representative Jim Fulghum retired from medicine to apply his people-oriented, problem-solving mindset to tackling the big issues facing [...]

AFP: Give a Hand Up to Children, Not Taxpayer Handouts to Hollywood

July 16, 2014 J

Grassroots group calls for film subsidy funding to be redirected to Opportunity Scholarships RALEIGH – With the state budget in deadlock, Americans for Prosperity urged Governor Pat McCrory and the General Assembly to put an end to expensive special interest subsidies to Hollywood film companies, and to apply the savings to improving educational options for North [...]

Mom to Kay Hagan: Runaway Washington Spending is Not Helping Middle Class

July 10, 2014 J

New Americans for Prosperity TV Ad Urges Senator to Change Course  RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity is ramping up pressure on Senator Kay Hagan to stop the runaway spending in Washington which is harming middle class North Carolinians like Nell Todd, a mother of three from New Bern.  In a new AFP television ad Nell explains how prices [...]