Legislative Alerts

AFP Applauds “Openness of Debate and Discussion” on Budget

June 23, 2015J,

“House Finance committee is doing its due diligence” RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – issued a statement Tuesday, applauding the state House Finance Committee’s vetting of the finance portions of the Senate’s budget proposal. State Director Donald Bryson issued the following statement: “I think the chairs of House […]

ACTION ALERT: Senate Budget Sunsets Certificate of Need

“This is a call to action. Certificate of Need reform is the most important step North Carolina lawmakers can take to lowering health care costs and expanding access for millions of residents.” RALEIGH – North Carolina Senate leaders proposed a full repeal of the state’s Certificate of Need (CON) laws by 2019 in their biennium budget bill released […]

NC Senate Unveils Comprehensive Tax Cut Plan

June 11, 2015J,

“This comprehensive package is the next step in making North Carolina more competitive for jobs and allowing working families and small businesses to keep more of their hard-earned money.” Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) RALEIGH – North Carolina Senate leaders released details this week of their plan for economic development in the state, including substantial corporate […]

N.C. House: Approve Distillery Single-Sales, Pass H.B. 909

RALEIGH – Communications Director Joseph Kyzer at Americans for Prosperity North Carolina issued the a statement Wednesday urging N.C. House members to approve a key job-creation reform in H.B. 909 ‘ABC Omnibus Legislation’ that passed state senate Monday evening. Americans for Prosperity supports provisions from companion proposals S.B. 24 and H.B. 107, ‘Liquor Sales Permitted-Distilleries’, allowing distilleries to sell one […]

Permit Distillery Single-Sales, Pass H.B. 909

June 01, 2015J

RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – urged the N.C. Senate to approve a job-creation bill scheduled for a final vote Monday, June 1 at 7 pm. House Bill 909 ‘ABC Omnibus Legislation’ now contains language from companion proposals S.B. 24 and H.B. 107, ‘Liquor Sales Permitted-Distilleries’ that would allow each […]