Join your fellow Texas freedom fighters in Dallas next month for the Defending the American Dream Summit. We have limited bus space departing from locations throughout the state – ride along with us! The Defe ...
AFP-Texas asked for one bill to be vetoed. In the 5 months of session, more than 6,000 bills were filed and 1,323 passed. Of the bills which hit his desk, Gov. Abbott vetoed 42 and one of those bills was SB 313. Why was it important to us to have this bill vetoed? We saw […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Senate Finance Committee Hearing May 20, 2015 AFP-Texas Testimony in Support of HB 32 Franchise Tax Cuts and Franchise Tax Repeal Our state’s economic performance, and our citizens’ individual liberties, are best pursued and recognized when government remains small, meets our basic needs, and lets Texans be Texans – whether we want to start businesses, […]