Legislative Alerts

AFP Applauds Efforts to Provide Tax Relief

March 26, 2015J,

RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for freedom – responded Thursday to a personal income tax cut proposed by the state senate. Senate Bill 526 State Director Donald Bryson issued the following statement: “We’re encouraged by Senators Rabon, Rucho and Tillman’s continued focus on delivering tax relief to job creators and […]

AFP: HB 200 Certificate of Need Reform Bill is Step in Right Direction

 Continues to advocate for full repeal of law hampering North Carolinians’ healthcare choice RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity today issued a statement of support for HB 200, a bill to reform the state’s anti-competitive Certificate of Need laws, which hamper healthcare choice. Donald Bryson, AFP – NC state director, issued the following statement: “Certificate of Need […]

AFP: Shame on NC House for Increasing Corporate Welfare

March 04, 2015J,

HB 177 increases taxpayer handouts to businesses by $15 million RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity wasted no time today calling out representatives who voted for House Bill 177 on second reading today, which increases the state’s corporate welfare slush funds by $15 million. The bill, which passed 87-32, renames and increases funding for the Job Development Investment Grants (JDIG). […]

AFP-NC Urges House Finance Committee to Oppose H.B. 117

March 02, 2015J,

RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – sent a letter Monday to members of the N.C. House Finance Committee urging them to oppose H.B. 117 “N.C. Competes Act.” State Director Donald Bryson signed the following letter: Members of the N.C. House of Representatives: I write to inform you […]

AFP-NC announces opposition to H.B. 117, N.C. Competes

February 25, 2015J,

Anti-tax group calls bill a ‘wealth transfer’ RALEIGH, NC – Americans for Prosperity North Carolina, the state’s leading advocate for economic freedom, responded critically Wednesday to the filing of House Bill 117, N.C. Competes.  State Director Donald Bryson issued the following statement: “Hours before House Bill 117 was filed, House Finance Committee staff testified that […]