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AFP and Coalition to NC Legislature: Repeal the Renewable Portfolio Standard

April 16, 2015

RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – joined a coalition of policy research groups and grassroots organizations in a letter today urging lawmakers to move to end the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS). View the coalition letter here. Earlier this week Rep. Chris Millis filed House Bill 681 […]

New AFP-NC Poll: 74% say lower taxes, less government grow economy

April 14, 2015

72% say lower-tax states more economically competitive RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – released a poll today gauging recent public opinion on taxes and government spending, leading up to Tax Day.   Click here to view the poll. The poll found 83% of North Carolina registered voters expect […]

Letter to the Editor: ‘Let distillers prosper, create jobs’

April 06, 2015

Appeared in the Charlotte Observer – April 5, 2015 Change outdated law; will let distillers prosper, create jobs The writer is a field director at Americans for Prosperity. Wineries and breweries flourish in this state because there is no law prohibiting them from selling their product. The potential growth of the distillery industry is stunted […]

Americans for Prosperity-North Carolina Applauds Efforts to Provide Tax Relief

March 26, 2015

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 Hammers Lawmakers for Corporate Welfare with New Radio Ad

March 25, 2015

Ad opposing film incentives directs listeners to NoHollywoodHandouts.com RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is hammering lawmakers for proposed film tax incentives with a new radio ad. AFP has been a long-time critic of taxpayer handouts which benefit specific industries and companies at the expense of others. Click here to listen to AFP’s new radio ad. “North Carolina legislators […]