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AFP-PA Urges Governor Corbett to Follow Governor Jindal in Rejecting Arkansas Medicaid Model

April 12, 2013 J

PHILADELPHIA – Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania (AFP-PA), the state’s largest free market grassroots organization with more than 120,000 members, is urging Governor Corbett to follow in the footsteps of Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and reject the Arkansas Medicaid model. “I praise Governor Jindal for putting the interests of the people of his state first [...]

AFP-PA Calls the Private Medicaid Scheme Embraced by Feds an “Awful Idea”

April 03, 2013

With working families on the hook to fund it, the group urges Gov. Corbett to reject the “Arkansas Medicaid Scheme” as model. PHILADELPHIA — Americans for Prosperity-Pennsylvania, the state’s largest free market grassroots organization with more than 120,000 members, is urging Governor Corbett to reject an offer made by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen [...]

AFP-PA Applauds House Passage of Liquor Privatization Bill

March 22, 2013 J

Move will boost market efficiency, create jobs, and remove conflicts of interest for the state HARRISBURG, Penn. — Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania, the state’s largest free market grassroots organization, applauds the House’s passage of liquor privatization, which would begin phasing out an archaic system and remove the state monopoly on wine and spirits licenses. [...]

AFP Releases 112th Congress Scorecard; Schwartz, Fattah Flunk

February 20, 2013

AFP ranks Members of Congress on their votes regarding economic freedom PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania—Americans for Prosperity-Pennsylvania, the state’s premier free market grassroots organization committed to smaller government and economic freedom, today released its scorecard for the 112th Congress.  AFP also launched an interactive online version of its congressional key vote scorecard, which includes AFP key votes [...]

AFP-PA Applauds Gov. Corbett’s Decision Not to Expand Broken Medicaid

February 05, 2013

State Director says Medicaid hurts the very people it is intended to help. Washington Crossing, PA — Jennifer Stefano, State Director of Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania, applauds Governor Corbett’s decision not to expand Medicaid in Pennsylvania. Last summer’s Supreme Court ruling regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), Obamacare, made expansion of [...]