Legislative Alerts

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 […]

AFP Supports Sugar Reform Act

February 19, 2015

Americans for Prosperity activists supports the Sugar Reform Act (S.475). This legislation would institute important reforms to U.S. sugar programs that put special interests ahead of American consumers and taxpayers.

AFP Supports Fannie-Freddie Debt Elimination Act

February 12, 2015J

Dear Representative Duncan, On behalf of more than two million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I write in strong support of your legislation the Fannie-Freddie Debt Elimination Act. This bill will kill two birds with one stone by addressing two serious burdens shouldered by the American people: the national debt and Fannie […]