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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 […]

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Pennsylvania Budget Process

April 24, 2015

It’s been nearly a month after Governor Wolf’s budget address and the flurry of stories has died down, but Americans for Prosperity hasn’t slowed down. Recently, our State Director Beth Anne Mumford had an op-ed published in the Patriot-News on the impact of Wolf’s budget proposal on schools. Click here to read up on this […]

Have dinner with Rep. David Zimmerman tomorrow!

April 22, 2015

Representative David Zimmerman doesn’t support Governor Wolf’s tax-and-spend proposal and wants to share his concerns with you. Join us at our Stop the Wolf Tax Townhall and dinner with Rep. Zimmerman and fight back against Governor Wolf’s tax hike! Stop the Wolf Tax Townhall in Lancaster County Hosted by Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania Thursday, April 23 […]

Told you so: Gov. Wolf’s Executive Order Unionizes Homecare Workers

April 14, 2015

Americans for Prosperity says Pennsylvania workers deserve honesty, not political games HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) responded today to news that Governor Wolf’s February executive order was a backdoor maneuver to unionize homecare workers. AFP decried the Governor’s dishonesty and political games, which could force all Pennsylvania home health care workers into a newly formed […]

AFP Sends Mailers Opposing Wolf’s Tax Hike to 15 Legislators

April 07, 2015

Mailers put pressure on lawmakers to fix $50 billion pension crisis, not raise taxes HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania, the state’s leading advocate for low taxes and fiscal responsibility, today sent mailers to the districts of fifteen legislators, urging them to oppose the Governor’s tax-and-spend budget. The mailers explain that Governor Wolf’s budget […]

Op-Ed: Wolf’s budget takes local control away from schools

March 30, 2015

HARRISBURG- American’s for Prosperity, the Keystone states’s leading advocate for economic freedom, today penned an op-ed about Gov. Wolf’s first budget proposal. Pennsylvania State Director Beth Anne Mumford writes: “While tax increases generally harm investment and economic growth (and some disproportionately harm the poor), parents of Pennsylvania students should take notice of what Wolf plans […]

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