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AFP-VA Disappointed in Virginia Senate for Failing to Stand up to the EPA

March 02, 2015

RICHMOND, VA — Americans for Prosperity – Virginia is disappointed in the Virginia Senate for missing the opportunity to stand up for energy consumers and push back against President Obama’s Clean Power Plan. Senators removed a provision requiring legislative approval of a state implementation plan (SIP) before sending SB 1365 to a conference committee, where […]

AFP-VA Disappointed in Virginia Senate for Failing to Stand up to the EPA

March 02, 2015

RICHMOND, VA — Americans for Prosperity – Virginia is disappointed in the Virginia Senate for missing the opportunity to stand up for energy consumers and push back against President Obama’s Clean Power Plan. Senators removed a provision requiring legislative approval of a state implementation plan (SIP) before sending SB 1365 to a conference committee, where […]

AFP Applauds Delegates for Pushing Back on Obama’s Energy Regulations

February 06, 2015

SB 2291 pushes back against Washington power grab and delays implementation of onerous rules RICHMOND, VA — Americans for Prosperity Virginia applauds the 15 members of the House of Delegate’s Commerce and Labor Committee who voted yes on SB 2291, legislation to enable the state to delay implementation of sweeping new federal energy regulations. Delegates […]

Sen. Kaine’s Opposition to Bi-Partisan Keystone Pipeline Hurts Virginia

January 13, 2015

While ten other Democrats vote to approve the Keystone Pipeline, Tim Kaine appeases extreme ideological interests Arlington, Va. – Americans for Prosperity (AFP), the state’s leading advocate for free-market energy policies that create jobs and lowers energy costs, today called out Senator Tim Kaine for his opposition to the Keystone pipeline. While Senator Kaine opposes the pipeline, ten Senate Democrats voted to […]

AFP Virginia Statement on Governor McAuliffe’s Budget Amendments: Will he ever learn?

December 17, 2014

Arlington—AFP Virginia State Director Sean Lansing issued the following statement Wednesday after Governor Terry McAuliffe once again used Virginia’s budget process to propose implementing ObamaCare’s Medicaid expansion:    “After almost a full year of partisan brinksmanship, multiple failed votes, a near government shutdown and a complete flip in public opinion on the issue, Virginian’s have […]