Category Archives: Americans For Prosperity

Put Illinois Taxpayers First: Pass Pension Reform

From Americans For Prosperity-Illinois… Illinois politicians raised taxes last year by 67%, yet we still have the worst-funded pension system in the nation, with over $85 billion in unfunded liabilities. This problem exists because politicians in Springfield skipped pension payments, … Continue reading

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Illinoisans, Join us in Fighting for Economic Freedom in Wisconsin‏

From Americans for Prosperity-Illinois… As activity in the fight for economic freedom in our nation and state picks up, I wanted to update you on all of the activity at Americans for Prosperity- Illinois and highlight some important opportunities where … Continue reading

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AFP: Tell Legislators to Stop Special Treatment for Government Unions‏

From Americans For Prosperity-Illinois… Taxpayers should always take precedence over the demands of special interests – whether they are corporations or unions. Unfortunately, a loophole allows government unions to give large campaign donations to the very politicians with whom they … Continue reading

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