KEY VOTE: AFP-TX Supports HB 114 on Capital Appreciation Bonds

May 11, 2015J

KEY VOTE NOTICE AFP-TX Supports HB 114 on Capital Appreciation Bonds We at Americans for Prosperity-Texas support HB 114, legislation which provides greater transparency and protections for taxpayers regarding local taxing entities’ use of Capital Appreciation Bonds secured by local property taxes. We have concerns that Capital Appreciation Bonds (CABs) are used to “buy now and […]

AFP-Texas Supports HB 3654: Testimony by Peggy Venable

House Investments and Financial Services Committee Meeting April 15, 2015 Testimony by Peggy Venable on behalf of Americans for Prosperity-Texas In Support of HB 3654 Americans for Prosperity-Texas is pleased to support HB 3654 and we thank Rep. Jim Murphy for sponsoring this legislation. We appreciate your leadership in helping taxpayers have greater access to information […]

AFP-Texas Applauds Texas Senate Passing Historic Spending Limit Legislation

April 09, 2015J

Americans for Prosperity has long advocated for government spindling limits tied to the increase in population and inflation.  With the Senate passage of SB 9 by Sen. Kelly Hancock, Texas is closer now to amending current law relating to the constitutional limit. Spending limits are the foundation for fiscal responsibility and reduce the dependence on […]