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AFP TO PRESENT WASHINGTON AWARD TO REP. JIM JORDAN

August 25, 2015

Organization will offer its highest honor at annual Defending the American Dream Summit. COLUMBUS — Americans for Prosperity announced it would present Rep. Jim Jordan with the Washington Award this weekend at the group’s annual Defending the American Dream Summit in Columbus, Ohio. The Washington Award is the organization’s highest honor, offered to those who not […]

What Was Ted Strickland’s Dream Job? (Hint: It Wasn’t Representing Ohio)

August 19, 2015

Yesterday, Americans for Prosperity unveiled a new ad highlighting how Ohio experienced significant job loss under former Governor Ted Strickland’s watch. Yet, rather than own up to his failed economic policies, Strickland refused to take responsibility. In addition, his supporters strangely attacked Washington special interests, which is the height of hypocrisy considering that Strickland, himself, […]

Governor Jindal to Keynote AFP Defending the American Dream Summit

August 04, 2015

The 9th annual conference kicks off August 21 in Columbus, Ohio. COLUMBUS  — Americans for Prosperity announced today that Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will address attendees of the group’s signature annual event, the Defending the American Dream Summit ®, held in Columbus on August 21 and 22. The conference brings the grassroots together with thought leaders and […]

Americans for Prosperity: States Should Push Back against EPA’s “Clean Power” Overreach

August 04, 2015

Group says delayed deadline concedes policy is unworkable, ratepayers would suffer. ARLINGTON, Va. – Americans for Prosperity said the Environmental Protection Agency’s “Clean Power Plan” rule, finalized today, amounts to the Obama administration’s most brazen attempt to tax the climate and would drive up costs for consumers across the economy. The group is advocating that […]

AFP THANKS REPUBLICAN SENATORS FOR OPPOSING EX-IM

July 27, 2015

Arlington, VA.– Today Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest and most effective grassroots advocate for economic freedom, thanked members of the U.S. Senate for doing the right thing and voting against efforts to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank. The group also expressed disappointment at those who continue to support Ex-Im, despite its record of corruption, lack of […]