On Tuesday, we traveled to Wausau to give an update to activists on what is happening in Madison and how they can get involved. It was a great event with 75 folks showing up to get involved. We made phone calls, sent e-mails and signed petitions. We’ll be coming to a community near you soon.
Key to Recovery Lies Beneath our Feet, Not in the Government Trough We are often promised that government action will create jobs and spur economic development. Too often this comes with a price tag of preferential tax treatment for a business or industry or we have to invest our tax dollars to secure the investment. [...]
AFP-Wisconsin: Walker Budget Would Help WI Remain a National Leader State director approves of education and tax reform proposals MADISON, WI– AFP-Wisconsin State Director Luke Hilgemann issued the following statement following Governor Walker’s Budget Address: “I am pleased to see that Governor Walker is taking the opportunity to build on the budget reforms of 2011,” said Hilgemann. [...]
We must bring all of the disparate Conservative groups together on a regular basis to discuss and work together on the major issues of the day. Our aim is to acquaint everyone with the major Conservative groups in the country and what their programs are and how to work together.
“I am pleased to see that Governor Walker has refused to take the full-federal Medicaid expansion,” said Hilgemann. “Every state should be wary of the promise of ‘free’ federal money. The money isn’t free and states shouldn’t rely on the smoke and mirrors of the federal budget. If we make promises to people they should be promises we know we can keep.