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AFP-Virginia Urges Legislators to Ignore McAuliffe’s Demands, Pass Clean Budget

March 24, 2014

Richmond—Americans for Prosperity-Virginia State Director Sean Lansing issued the following statement Monday as General Assembly members returned to Richmond for a Special Session on the Virginia state budget: “Two weeks after Governor McAuliffe and his shutdown allies in the Senate urged their colleagues to return home to learn how their constituents felt about more ObamaCare [...]

AFP-Virginia: Statement on Organizing for Action Medicaid Expansion Rally

March 17, 2014

Richmond—Americans for Prosperity-Virginia State Director Sean Lansing issued the following statement Saturday in response to a rally in favor of Medicaid expansion put on by the political arm of President Obama: “President Obama’s political arm can say whatever it wants about Medicaid expansion, but the reality is that citizens across Virginia, local government officials, business [...]

AFP-Virginia: Introduces Second Medicaid Expansion Radio Ad

March 06, 2014

Richmond—Americans for Prosperity-Virginia debuted its second Medicaid expansion radio ad Thursday. Titled “Double Down,” the ad continues to shed light on the reckless behavior of Governor Terry McAuliffe and 23 state Senators who are jeopardizing public safety and K-12 education by threatening a government shutdown over ObamaCare. “It is reckless and irresponsible for Governor McAuliffe [...]

AFP-Virginia: Statement in advance of Governor McAuliffe’s news conference

March 06, 2014

Richmond—Americans for Prosperity-Virginia State Director Sean Lansing issued the following statement Thursday in advance of Governor Terry McAuliffe’s news conference on Medicaid expansion: “At today’s news conference, millions of Virginian’s who rely on vital public services and K-12 education deserve an explanation from Governor McAuliffe concerning his sudden change of heart regarding government shutdowns. “Has [...]

AFP-Virginia: Statement on Virginia House of Delegates Budget Offer

March 04, 2014

Richmond—Americans for Prosperity-Virginia State Director Sean Lansing issued the following statement Tuesday after the Virginia House of Delegates again called on Governor McAuliffe and the Senate of Virginia to stop holding the budget hostage by separating Medicaid expansion from the proposed spending plan: “We applaud the members of the House who continue to put people [...]