Legislative Alerts

AFP Supports Preventing Targeting at the IRS Act

March 05, 2015J

Dear Rep. Rennaci: On behalf of more than two million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I write in support of the Prevent Targeting at the IRS Act (H.R. 709). Your legislation would authorize the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to terminate the employment of employees who target taxpayers based on their political beliefs. […]

Coalition Supports Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

March 05, 2015J

Americans for Prosperity is proud to join a coalition supporting legislation that would repeal the Death Tax. This onerous provision in the tax code is burdensome for family owned farms and businesses who are trying to fulfill the American Dream. Eliminating this unfair tax would help create jobs and spur economic growth.

Obama’s FCC Votes to Break the Internet and Undermine States’ Rights

February 26, 2015J

By Kuper Jones Today the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted on two measures that will result in the federal agency acting with unprecedented authority –a trend among President Obama’s agencies. The first vote was on the issue of municipal broadband or networks owned by local governments. The majority of municipal networks across the country have […]

AFP Supports Student Success Act

February 24, 2015J

Dear Representative Kline: On behalf of more than two million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I write in support of the Student Success Act (H.R. 5). Your legislation will reduce the role of the federal government in education and allow our nation’s public schools to pursue education reform focused on greater freedom […]

AFP Lays Out Budget Principles

February 20, 2015J

Dear House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price and Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi: With budget season approaching, Americans for Prosperity would like to outline our principles of budget reform. We encourage federal lawmakers to work towards budget solutions that protect American taxpayers and reduce spending. Please consider the following principles as you work on […]