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Stop The Property Tax Hike!

February 11, 2015

We really need your help today. We just got word that folks in the State Capitol want to raise your property taxes. South Dakota taxpayers have told lawmakers 4 times, “We don’t want higher property taxes!” But some legislators think they know better. They want to raise your property tax, and want to raise it today. […]

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. […]

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AFP South Dakota Statement on Final Passage of Keystone Pipeline

February 12, 2015

With Legislation On the President’s Desk, Obama Should Rethink Veto Threat SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Following final passage of the bill approving construction of the Keystone Pipeline, a key item in Americans for Prosperity’s Reform America 2015 legislative roadmap, AFP South Dakota Director Ben Lee issued the following statement: “After more than 6 years of […]

AFP South Dakota Statement on Senate Passage of the Keystone Pipeline

January 30, 2015

President’s Attempt to Stop Keystone Running on Empty SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Americans for Prosperity South Dakota State Director Ben Lee released the following statement upon Senate approval of the Keystone Pipeline: “We congratulate Senators Thune and Rounds on taking bold action to approve the Keystone Pipeline. After years of delays and obstruction led by […]

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 […]


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 […]

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