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Majority Now Opposes Common Core

This could very well be the defining issue between Conservatives and Republicans. A new education poll shows 60% of Americans are opposed to Common Core. The public is becoming more and more aware of what Common Core implementation means for children. Parents and teachers alike are seeing the downfall in allowing a federal take-over of [...]

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Links to Common Core Articles

August 21, 2014 J

What’s going on in our state to stop the Federal Overtake of education in Tennessee. A little bit of background: Inside Tennessee Common Core This link has a large portion of the background included from the legislative perspective. And another to our latest efforts: AFP Group to Keep Pressure on Common Core   Like this [...]

Government Not the Cure for Drug Prices

August 19, 2014 J,

By Eric Peterson Politicians have been trying to provide affordable prescription drugs for more than a decade. Before the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, there was Medicare Part D seeking to lower costs for senior citizens. Unfortunately for politicians, breakthrough new drugs often take billions of dollars and millions of [...]

FCC Merger Review Practices Highly Questionable

August 19, 2014 J

By Kuper Jones In an era driven by technology, we have seen investments by both private and public sectors to ensure that America continues to be a leader in technological advancements. In part, many of these investments consist of well-established technology leaders either buying or merging with other companies so they can offer consumers and [...]

AFP: Common Core Proves Pivotal Issue for Tennessee Public

August 13, 2014 J

NASHVILLE – Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee (AFP-TN), a grassroots organization that advocates for economic freedom, is continuing its issue campaign on Common Core, which director Andrew Ogles said is a hot-button issue for many in the state. Click here to listen to the radio ad running across the state on Common Core. AFP- TN state director Andrew Ogles [...]