pennsylvania Legislative Alerts

Take Action Against Medicaid Expansion in PA

March 10, 2015

Medicaid is already an ineffective, unaffordable system that fails to deliver on its health care promises. Expanding coverage to another 800,000 to 1,000,000 new Pennsylvanians is not the reform the Medicaid system needs. Click HERE to let your voice be heard and help stop Medicaid expansion in Pennsylvania.

Stand Up for School Choice in Pennsylvania

February 13, 2015

The State Senate has introduced a bill that would cut funding for Pennsylvania’s cyber charter schools by 5%, even though they already receive a mere fraction of what brick-and-mortar public schools do. Cyber schools only get 81% of the per pupil funding a district school does when a student decides to transfer, but the Senate […]

View more Legislative Alerts

pennsylvania Newsroom

New AFP Website: The Cost of Governor Wolf’s Budget Obstruction

November 19, 2015

New Website Highlights How Governor Wolf’s Tax Hike Demands Have Blocked Needed Funding HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania announced a new website today focusing attention on the cost of Governor Wolf’s tax hike obstructionism, The website features a scrolling timeline showing the many schools and social services which are taking out loans and […]

Are Open Space Taxes good?

October 23, 2015

Communities across the country are seeking new taxes on residents to “preserve” or purchase property so that it cannot be developed. Is this a good investment of taxpayers dollars? Check out our new one-pager explaining the issue. Don’t hesitate to email if you have questions or know of an open-space tax proposal coming to your […]

AFP to Governor Wolf: Dream Bigger than a Tax Hike

October 14, 2015

HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity today acknowledged that Governor Wolf worked hard to make his tax hike dream a reality, but urged him to move on and find a new policy goal.  The state legislature has already rejected his tax hike plan, but will again consider the Governor’s proposal for $5 billion in new taxes that will impact […]

AFP Applauds Lawmakers for Rejecting Wolf’s Tax Hike, Again

October 14, 2015

HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth’s leading grassroots advocate for low taxes, praised Pennsylvania state representatives today for voting down Governor Wolf’s proposed tax hike a second time, 73 to 127. In the lead-up to the vote AFP volunteers made over 70,000 calls to their neighbors and sent thousands of emails to their lawmakers. “Americans for […]

AFP Disappointed in Pennsylvania’s Ex-Im Eleven

October 14, 2015

HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity today called out the eleven Pennsylvania Members of Congress who support reauthorizing the scandal-plagued Export-Import bank. The eleven members listed below have signed a discharge petition in support of H.R. 597, a bill to reauthorize the bank, which expired on July 1st. “Pennsylvanians need representatives who will fight corruption and corporate welfare, not go […]

View more Newsroom articles