ohio Legislative Alerts

Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]

Four hours

June 06, 2014

What can we accomplish in just four hours?  A LOT. In just four hours, we can talk to thousands of fellow area residents and find out how they feel the economy is doing and what impact laws and regulations like ObamaCare are having on their lives. AFP Ohio is in the middle of a massive […]

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Federal Balanced Budget Amendment Makes Sense

December 17, 2014

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Ohio is commenting on Governor Kasich’s efforts to pass a federal balanced budget amendment to the Constitution through the states. “Governor Kasich understands the fiscal and ethical implications of allowing massive debt to pile up on future generations,” said Eli Miller, State Director of Americans for Prosperity Ohio. “We believe […]

First of Its Kind Online Checkbook Yields Fiscal Transparency for Ohioans

December 03, 2014

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Ohio is commenting on the launch of Ohio’s Online Checkbook by the office of Treasurer Josh Mandel.  The checkbook is part of the Treasurer’s Transparency Project which also includes county investment reports, state properties and state salaries.  It is the first of its kind in the country, allowing Ohioans to […]

AFP Releases New Ad Urging Reps. Johnson, Turner and Gibbs to Oppose Wind Subsidy

November 24, 2014

Americans for Prosperity Calls on Congress to End Crony Capitalism COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity announced the launch of new print ads that urge Reps. Bill Johnson, Michael Turner and Bob Gibbs to oppose the Wind Production Tax Credit, which is a taxpayer subsidy for wind energy production. Taxpayers are coughing up $13 billion over a decade to […]

Ohioans May Have to Stomach Higher ObamaCare Costs

November 14, 2014

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Ohio is commenting on the release of lowered enrollment projections for ObamaCare in 2015.  The projections, which dropped from 13 million predicted enrollees to between 9 and 9.9 million projected enrollees, were released before the second round of open enrollment in the program begins tomorrow. “Unfortunately these lower projected ObamaCare […]