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 ...
OPPOSE Herrero Walle Amendments pg 148 & 335 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2015 CONTACT: Peggy Venable, (512) 423-2947 This amendment is anti-parent and anti-student. This vote will be on our scorecard! Americans for Prosperity-Texas will key vote Appropriations Amendments on page 148 & 335, the amendments to deny the opportunity for legislators to discuss […]
Senate Education Committee Hearing Testimony by Peggy Venable on behalf of Americans for Prosperity-Texas March 26, 2015 I was the first White House Liaison for the US Department of Education under Ronald Reagan. During his first term, A Nation At Risk report was issued. We are still a nation at risk, and Texas’ future and […]
AFP-Texas today congratulates Lt Gov Dan Patrick and the Senate for passing $4.6 billion in tax cut measures today which – if passed by the House – will help keep Texas the top state for jobs and a growing economy. The Senate passed three bills – Senate Bills 1, 7 and 8. These bills are the core […]
It may be cloudy and raining in parts of Texas, but this is National Sunshine Week. The Texas Tribune has posted an opinion piece today “The numbers behind the local control debate” which points to a poll revealing that most Texans don’t trust local government as much as they trust the legislature. It is […]
Sen. Brandon Creighton (SD 4) filed legislation to ensure that Texas energy customers are at the center of the decision making process in response to the Environmental Protection Agency and Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan. Senate Bill 1761 was filed Friday and would require legal review of the Clean Power Plan before its implementation in […]