Americans for Prosperity expressed support for Congressman Phil Roe’s legislation that would provide crucial protections for workers as it relates to union representation called the Employees Rights Act
While far from perfect, the President’s budget demonstrates a level of fiscal discipline that has eluded Washington for the last eight years and is uniquely crafted with taxpayers in mind [ Bit.ly Link ]
Democrats talk often about the minimum wage as a tool to uplift struggling workers, but Census Bureau data show that more than 60 percent of the poor don't have a job. Not only would they not benefit from a minimum wage increase, it would make finding a job to begin with even more difficult.[ Bit.ly Link ]
Increasing energy costs should concern everyone, and the new proposed consumer tax would do just that. Energy is the basis of the US economy, so high fuel costs would have horrible effects on the whole economy!
"Oregon should serve as a cautionary tale for states across the country to reform their Medicaid programs and public employee pensions, lest it is Portlandia today, America tomorrow." - AFP Policy Director Akash Chougule