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 ...
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, […]
AFP-Texas Supports Paycheck Protection SB 1968 by Sen. Joan Huffman Texas is a right to work state, which means individuals cannot be forced to pay union dues as a condition of employment. However, government should not be responsible for providing payroll deductions in order to help unions collect dues from their members. That is an […]
House Ways and Means Committee Hearing May 12, 2015 AFP-Texas Testimony in Support Of Franchise Tax Cuts & Franchise Tax Repeal My name is Peggy Venable and I am speaking on behalf of Americans for Prosperity-Texas. Our state’s economic performance, and our citizens’ individual liberties, are best pursued and recognized when government remains small, meets our […]
House Ways and Means Committee Hearing May 12, 2015 Testimony in Support of SB 1760 By Peggy Venable, AFP-Texas Policy Director Americans for Prosperity-Texas supports SB 1760 providing some needed property taxpayer protections. While Texas is considered a relatively low-tax state, our property taxes are among the highest in the country, due largely to local […]