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Wolf Wants To Do What?

January 29, 2015

When you are short on money, do you demand your boss give you more money, or tighten your budget? In Harrisburg, Governor Wolf and other politicians are about to demand more of your money to pay for their spending habits. They’d like you to ignore this email and stay home and yell at the television. […]

Shared Priorities

January 23, 2015

This week Americans for Prosperity shared our national priorities with the entire country, based off of what we have heard from activists like you all over the nation tell us about what hurdles you are facing and what government can (and cannot) do to make things better. You might have seen the Reform America email […]

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Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania Responds to Governor’s Budget Address

March 03, 2015

HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth’s largest grassroots organization, is releasing the following statement in response to Governor Wolf’s budget address today.  PA State Director Beth Anne Mumford explained how the Governor’s proposed personal income tax and sales tax hikes will hurt Pennsylvanians without addressing the lack of spending restraint that has caused […]

AFP Applauds House for Passing Liquor Privatization

February 26, 2015

Time for state Senate to cut off the government’s booze habit HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity applauded the state House for passing SB 466, which would partially privatize liquor sales in Pennsylvania, by 114 to 87. “We applaud the state House for voting to starting cutting off the government’s booze habit and urge the Senate to […]

Americans for Prosperity: It’s time to separate booze and state

February 26, 2015

Fiscal watchdog urges House to Vote for HB 466, which begins the process of privatizing liquor sales HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity –  Pennsylvania, the state’s leading grassroots watchdog for fiscal accountability, urged the state House of Representatives to quickly pass House Bill 466, which would partially privatize liquor sales in Pennsylvania. AFP state director […]

AFP Applauds Liquor Privatization and Paycheck Protection Passage

February 23, 2015

HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity today applauded the House Liquor Control Committee and the State Government Committee for passing legislation to privatize liquor sales and end forced union dues, respectively. AFP sees the two bills as massive steps towards great fiscal accountability and opportunity for workers and taxpayers. “Today Pennsylvania made two big steps towards greater freedom […]

Governor Wolf’s Severance Tax Will Hurt Western Pennsylvania Families

February 11, 2015

Potential revenue is not worth the lost jobs and hampered economic recovery HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity’s Pennsylvania State Director, Beth Anne Mumford, today responded to Governor Wolf’s proposed severance tax on natural gas drilling operations: “Just when we are starting to see hope and economic opportunity return to formerly blighted communities in rural Pennsylvania, Governor Wolf wants […]

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