Andrew Ogles: Economic Freedom Should Trump Government Favoritism

May 21, 2015

The following op-ed by Andrew Ogles, state director of Americans for Prosperity, ran on Thursday, May 5, 2015 in The Tennessean. The reality of our grassroots approach to politics is a lot different than you may have heard. The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity is supported by Tennesseans: activists, staff and donors alike. We […]

AFP-TN Commends House Members for Right to Try Support

April 02, 2015

NASHVILLE – (4/2/2015) The Tennessee House of Representatives passed the AFP supported Right to Try Act in a unanimous vote today. This bill allows terminally ill patients access to experimental drugs that have passed the first round of the FDA approval process. As part of an overall plan to improve healthcare in Tennessee, the Right […]


March 27, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Americans for Prosperity Tennessee, with more 30,000 activists across the state, has re-launched a radio campaign to stop legislative action intended to expand Obamacare in the state. Radio ads, social media and grassroots activism led by AFP-TN was a significant factor in the defeat of the Insure Tennessee plan during the special […]

Americans for Prosperity on the House Budget Proposal

March 18, 2015

March 17, 2015 Arlington, VA- Today Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s largest grassroots advocate for economic freedom, applauded the House Budget Committee for introducing a budget resolution  this morning. AFP Vice President of Government Affairs Brent Gardner issued the following statement: “We applaud House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price for putting together a common sense budget resolution. While not perfect, […]