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AFP Leads Coalition Opposing Federal Gas Tax Hike

January 28, 2015

Group says lower gas prices shouldn’t be a reason to raise taxes. Arlington, Va. — Americans for Prosperity announced today that it would advocate against raising the federal gas tax, and led a broad coalition of 50 organizations in releasing a letter that urges Congress to reject it. Fighting a gas tax hike is a […]

AFP Supports Blunt Amendment

January 22, 2015

Americans for Prosperity released a statement on Senator Blunt’s amendment to Keystone Pipeline legislation that would prevent the President from unilaterally obligating the U.S. to international agreements related to emissions without first assessing the impact of such agreements on U.S. jobs and the economy. “Our lame duck president seems bound and determined to circumvent Congress […]

Americans for Prosperity Reacts to the State of the Union Address

January 21, 2015

Arlington, Va. – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, urged Congress to follow the roadmap laid out in their Reform America 2015 agenda, and reject the failed ideas that President Obama offered in his State of the Union address. AFP President Tim Phillips had this to say: “Tonight the President continued traveling the […]

AFP TO HOLD MAJOR PRESS CONFERENCE THURSDAY

January 12, 2015

Arlington, Va. — Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, will hold a press conference to unveil significant strategic initiatives and focus for 2015. The press conference will be held on Thursday morning at 9:30 at the National Press Club. The press conference will be led by Americans for Prosperity’s President Tim Phillips, Chief […]

AFP Responds to Keystone Veto Threat

January 07, 2015

Arlington, VA – Americans for Prosperity issued a statement today in response to President Obama’s threat to veto bipartisan legislation that would approve the Keystone XL pipeline. The group says the project would create much needed jobs for American workers, lower energy prices, and points to a multitude of poll numbers showing broad support for […]