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Americans for Prosperity Launches Campaign Against Medicaid Expansion

June 12, 2013 J

Online ads, activist phone calls will urge key lawmakers to vote against costly expansion. HARRISBURG, Penn. – Americans for Prosperity is launching a paid effort to urge key state representatives and senators to vote against an irresponsible expansion of Medicaid under President Obama’s health care law. Thousands of activists are expected to make calls to [...]

AFP-Pennsylvania to Host Lobby Day Tomorrow, June 4

June 03, 2013

Decisions made this month will determine future of state, says Stefano. Washington Crossing, Penn. – Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania will host a Lobby Day at the State Capitol tomorrow, June 4.  The event will begin at 10AM on the Capitol steps with speakers including Americans for Prosperity-PA State Director Jennifer Stefano.  Other tentative speakers [...]

AFP State Director Stefano Says When All Smoke Clears, Medicaid Expansion Costs the State Billions and Expands a Failing Program

April 23, 2013

Washington Crossing, PA – Jennifer Stefano, State Director of Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania, stated today’s Independent Fiscal Office’s focus on “savings” must be seen in the context of the billions expanding Medicaid will cost the Commonwealth. “Today’s IFO report rightly identifies that the federal government uses an early infusion of borrowed federal dollars to [...]

AFP-PA Applauds House Committee Vote on Prevailing Wage Changes

April 22, 2013

PHILADELPHIA – Americans for Prosperity – Pennsylvania (AFP-PA), the state’s largest free market grassroots organization with more than 120,000 members, is applauding a recent House Committee’s vote to support changes to the prevailing wage laws. “Many of Pennsylvania’s local governments are struggling to make ends meet and the prevailing wage laws are making this more [...]

AFP-PA Urges Governor Corbett to Reject Arkansas Medicaid Scheme

April 22, 2013

State director says alternative plan would still push people into a “broken, bloated system.” 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 resist the Arkansas Medicaid Scheme.  Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe is signing into law today legislation authorizing Arkansas [...]