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Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]

President’s Budget Shows Feds Can’t Create ObamaCare ‘Exchanges’

July 23, 2014

Interesting. Governor Mike Beebe and Attorney General Dustin McDaniel should really start paying attention. According to Politico Pro [$]: More than $860 million of President Barack Obama’s proposed $1 billion increase in the CMS budget will go to building the federal exchange, acting [Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services] Administrator Marilyn Tavenner said during a budget briefing at HHS […]

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AFP South Dakota Responds to the State of the Union Address

January 20, 2015

President’s “Robin Hood Plan” An Unserious Fairy Tale SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Americans for Prosperity South Dakota Director Ben Lee issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “In tonight’s speech, the President made it clear he isn’t serious about addressing the biggest problems our nation is facing. The […]

Congress Votes For South Dakota Jobs In Passing Keystone Pipeline Bill

January 09, 2015

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Americans for Prosperity South Dakota released the following statement after today’s vote of overwhelming support for the Keystone Pipeline by the U.S. House of Representatives. AFP South Dakota Director Ben Lee said: “We applaud Congresswoman Noem on her vote to provide much needed relief for middle class families. With 8.7 million Americans still out […]

AFP-SOUTH DAKOTA HIRES FIELD DIRECTOR

November 17, 2014

Americans for Prosperity South Dakota Continues Growth by Adding New Team Member SIOUX FALLS — Today Americans for Prosperity announces Chad Krier as the new Field Director for the South Dakota chapter. Chad grew up in Sioux Falls and has volunteered with AFP in the past. With this new hire, AFP continues to grow, supporting […]

AFP-SOUTH DAKOTA REACTS TO SENATE RESULTS

November 05, 2014

SIOUX FALLS – In response to the midterm election results, Americans for Prosperity South Dakota, the country’s largest grassroots organization for economic freedom released the following statement: “South Dakotans know a big government advocate when they see one. Rick Weiland and Larry Pressler would have just been another vote for the Obama-Reid agenda in the […]

AFP-SOUTH DAKOTA REACTS TO SENATE RESULTS

November 05, 2014

SIOUX FALLS – In response to the midterm election results, Americans for Prosperity South Dakota, the country’s largest grassroots organization for economic freedom released the following statement: “South Dakotans know a big government advocate when they see one. Rick Weiland and Larry Pressler would have just been another vote for the Obama-Reid agenda in the […]

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