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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 […]

Introducing the “Tax Me More Fund”

March 26, 2015

Have you ever had the desire to send more money to the Pennsylvania state treasury? No, I haven’t either. There are some though, who believe they don’t pay enough in taxes. Since it is wrong to increase taxes on us all simply because a minority of folks don’t think they pay enough, Senator Mike Folmer […]

Do you support the Taxpayer Protection Act?

March 18, 2015

A plan to put commonsense restraint on the Commonwealth’s ever expanding budget as been reintroduced in the Pennsylvania General Assembly. Recently, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington) and Representative Tim Krieger (R-Westmoreland) introduced bills in the Senate and House dubbed the Taxpayer Protection Act. Senate Bill 70 and House Bill 472, respectively, these pieces of legislation would […]