2015 Legislative Priorities ...
March 04, 2015 ARLINGTON, VA – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest advocate for healthcare freedom, issued comments today in advance of Supreme Court King v. Burwell. AFP President Tim Phillips had this to say: “As the Supreme Court yet again considers the legality of certain elements of ObamaCare, it is important to remember this […]
In Rebuke of Tennessee Governor, Koch Group Shows Its Power – NBC News “AFP is playing a unique role in effectively serving as a conservative watchdog…at the state level.” ‘Anatomy of a disaster': What went wrong with Haslam’s Insure Tennessee proposal — Times Free Press “For starters, Haslam’s plan relied for its funding from President […]
(2/4/2015) ARLINGTON, VA. – Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, applauds the House of Representatives for passing legislation yesterday to repeal ObamaCare. Americans for Prosperity issued a key vote alert in advance of the vote, urging lawmakers to support the full repeal. Following yesterday’s House vote, AFP released the following statement: “We […]
(2/4/2015) NASHVILLE, Tenn. — After numerous hearings over the past couple of weeks the Senate Health Committee voted against the plan to expand Medicaid under Obamacare 7:4. A sea of red shirts in committees and the halls of legislative plaza turned the tide against the Insure Tennessee Medicaid expansion proposal. Over 200 activists with Americans […]
AFP-TN State Director, Andrew Ogles stated: “We appreciate caucus Chairman Glen Casada taking a stand against Insure Tennessee because it is in fact Obamacare. However, AFP as a non-partisan organization will continue to hold members accountable regardless of their political affiliation for promises they have made to their constituents.” Ogles continued, “you can put a […]