Legislative Alerts

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, 2014J

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’

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 […]

Sign AFP’s statement to the Supreme Court

[img_assist|nid=26856|title=|desc=|link=url|url=http://americansforprosperity.org/handsoff/page2.htm#s6|align=left|width=289|height=300]Americans for Prosperity believes that the individual mandate is unconstitutional and that it cannot be judicially severed from the underlying law. We believe the President’s entire health care law must be struck down. Sign our statement that we will be presenting to the Supreme Court on March 27th at our Hands Off My Health Care […]

No Empty Promises

July 23, 2014J

The new budget agreement in Congress is another trillion-dollar backdoor deal that will increase government spending. If passed, this new increase will break Congress’ prior promise to cap spending at $967 billion, which was in the bipartisan supported Budget Control Act, or BCA. Government spending is out of control. The risky fiscal policies of our […]