Over $4 Billion in Tax Relief

June 22, 2015J,

AFP-Texas was there when Gov Abbott Signed Legislation Providing Over $4 Billion In Tax Relief For Businesses And Homeowners AFP-TX State Director Jerome Greener was there when Governor Greg Abbott hosted a bill signing ceremony at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) in Austin.  There, he ceremonially signed into law HB 32 (D. Bonnen, R-Angleton; Nelson, R-Flower […]

AFP End of Session Statement

As we close the book on the 84th Texas Legislative Session, we will take a few days to assess the progress made in the areas of economic freedom.   After 140 days, the gavels finally fell in the Texas House and Senate and legislation is headed to the Governor’s desk.   While we wait for […]

KEY VOTE: AFP-Texas Supports CSSB 9 with Amendments

May 26, 2015 Americans for Prosperity has long advocated for government spending limits tied to the increase in population and inflation. Spending limits are the foundation for fiscal responsibility and are designed to reduce the dependence on government while growing the state’s economy.  A solid spending limit will help ensure Texas’ economic success and maintain […]

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 […]