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ObamaCare Premium Rates Rising: Tennesseans Paying the Price

With ObamaCare rates on the rise anyone who signed up under the “Affordable”Care Act can brace for a premium rate increase ranging from 7.5%-22% next year. The Tennessean reported: As a result, BlueCross said, consumers will experience rate increases between 6.1 and 21.7 percent, depending on the product they have bought. It’s difficult to nail [...]

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AFP-TN Reacts to EPA Proposal: Stop Assault on Affordable Energy

June 03, 2014

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity is opposed to new proposed rules for existing power plants announced by the Obama administration on Monday. Tennessee State Director Andrew Ogles had the following to say: “Tennessee has had it with the Obama administration’s relentless attacks on cheap, affordable energy. We need it to power [...]

AFP Foundation Launches “Freedom on Tap” Tour

May 12, 2014 J,

¬†FRANKLIN — The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity Foundation will launch a town hall tour, “Freedom on Tap,” today. Events are scheduled across Middle Tennessee, Chattanooga, and Knoxville with more to follow in the coming weeks. The AFPF-Tennessee team, grassroots activists and legislators will be attending. Anyone interested in education and free-market reforms is [...]

AFP Applauds Haslam for Signing Stop ObamaCare Act

April 16, 2014

NASHVILLE — Americans for Prosperity is applauding Governor Haslam today for signing landmark legislation into law. The Stop ObamaCare Act, which the group supported, was approved in both houses with overwhelming majorities. The act requires legislative approval before a governor can expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. AFP- TN state director Andrew Ogles released [...]