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AMERICANS FOR PROSPERITY WEST VIRGINIA ENDORSES RIGHT TO WORK LEGISLATION

January 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W. Va. — After lawmakers introduced Senate Bill 337, also known as the “Creating Workplace Freedom Act”, on Tuesday, AFP-WV state director Wendy McCuskey released the following statement: “Right to work legislation is vital to making West Virginia competitive and creating an environment of opportunity for all; expect to see our members actively standing […]

AMERICANS FOR PROSPERITY WEST VIRGINIA MOVES ON ‘REFORM AMERICA 2015′ AGENDA

January 15, 2015

CHARLESTON, W. Va. — Thursday Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s foremost grassroots advocate for economic freedom, announced its Reform America 2015 agenda. The West Virginia chapter will be working with its federal delegation to enact agenda policy reforms on healthcare, energy and taxes. “In November, West Virginians said they were unhappy with the policies of […]

W.V. LABOR PARTICIPATION RATE FALLS BELOW 50%

January 14, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.V. — Americans for Prosperity West Virginia is reacting to data from the Department of Labor that shows West Virginia’s labor participation rate for the month of October has dropped to a historic low of 49.8%. “It’s not a labor participation rate, it’s a misery index and it is a clear sign to legislators […]

AFP-WV Thanks Reps. Who Votes “Yes” on Keystone XL

January 09, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.V. — The U.S. House of Representatives voted Friday to move forward with the Keystone XL Pipeline; Wendy McCuskey, the state director of Americans for Prosperity West Virginia, issued the following statement: “We want to thank Reps. McKinley, Mooney and Jenkins for supporting Keystone XL and starting this congress with a step to help […]

Americans for Prosperity Gives “New Year Resolutions” to Legislature

December 15, 2014

Grassroots Organization Urges Big Picture Reforms to Get the State on Track CHARLESTON – Americans for Prosperity (AFP) West Virginia, the state’s leading grassroots advocate for economic freedom and limited government, today announced its aggressive 2015 state legislative agenda with a series of “New Years Resolutions.” AFP is urging lawmakers to agree to stick to key reforms to […]