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State Budget Surplus Shows Taxpayer Dollar Stewardship

July 02, 2014 J,

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity – Ohio issued the following statement in response to today’s announcement from the Office of Budget and Management that the state of Ohio wrapped up FY 2014 on June 30 with a surplus of nearly $800 million. “This surplus is great news for the taxpayers of Ohio and demonstrates the [...]

Ohio Consumers and Businesses Are Victims in the War on Coal

June 02, 2014 J,

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity – Ohio issued the following statement today on the proposed rules submitted by President Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate carbon emissions.  Last week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released a study indicating that these rules would kill nearly 32,000 jobs in the region and cost the regional economy [...]

AFP-Ohio Applauds Senate Vote to Stop Creation of JEDZs

May 22, 2014 J,

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity – Ohio State issued the following statement in support of today’s vote by the Senate on HB 289.  HB 289, which would stop the creation of Joint Economic Development Zones (JEDZ) and prohibit the renewal of a JEDZ contract after December 31, 2014, has already passed the House. “Our activists [...]

Ed FitzGerald Should Focus on the Job He Has

May 21, 2014 J,

COLUMBUS – Americans for Prosperity – Ohio issued the following statement in response to comments made by Cuyahoga County executive and Democrat gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald in today’s Toledo Blade.  According to the article, FitzGerald is urging Governor John Kasich to veto SB 310, which would freeze Ohio’s renewable energy standards for two years, if [...]