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pennsylvania Legislative Alerts
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 […]
While Pennsylvanians try to enjoy summer, Wolf is trying to raise their taxes HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity is not letting up on Governor Wolf, launching a new radio ad that holds him accountable of vetoing the state legislature’s budget proposal and demanding sales and income tax hikes. This is AFP’s latest effort to hold […]
Lawmakers Rebuff Governor Wolf’s Demands for Personal Income and Sales Tax Hikes HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) – Pennsylvania, the state’s leading grassroots advocate for low taxes, today applauded the state legislature for passing a budget out of both houses without any tax hikes, despite heavy pressure from Governor Wolf. While AFP stopped short of […]
Susquehanna Polling and Research poll finds voters are concerned about the economy and jobs and oppose tax hikes. HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Pennsylvania today released the topline results from a new Susquehanna Polling and Research poll showing the top concerns of Pennsylvania voters. Taxes are the single most important concern on voters’ minds, […]
Provides testimony after 100 AFP citizen leaders came to Harrisburg for 2015 Lobby Day HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity’s (AFP) Pennsylvania State Director, Beth Anne Mumford, provided testimony this afternoon against HB 504. Beth Anne explained how the tax swap is a misguided solution that will ultimately provide some with a tax cut while raising […]
$318 Million shortfall in two years means state will soon face the same problems HARRISBURG – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) – Pennsylvania, the state’s leading advocate for fiscal responsibility and low taxes, today welcomed the Wolf administration’s admission that their budget plan will result in shortfalls in two years. AFP has pointed out that the Governor’s […]