Category: Americans For Prosperity

Right Online 2012: Great Success at the Vegas Venetian

-By Warner Todd Huston For my final report on the fifth annual Right Online 2012 sponsored by Americans for Prosperity we’ll be talking about the parade of great speakers like NRO writer Jonah Goldberg and environmental apostate (as far as the left is concerned) Ann McElhinney. But first a word about the great hotel and... Read more »

Right Online 2012: Hoft's Great Rant, Old Media vs New

-By Warner Todd Huston Duane Lester of All American Blogger caught some video of a great rant by Jim Hoft of Gateway Pundit delivered at one of the breakout panels at Right Online 2012. Go get ’em Jim… He’s exactly right, too. before the New Media finally came about there was practically no way to... Read more »

Right Online: Saturday AM Malkin, Hewitt, More

-By Warner Todd Huston This will be a photo blast of some of this morning’s speakers here at Right Online 2012 in sunny Las Vegas, Nevada. I Tweeted most of these AM speakers and you can read those Tweets at We got to hear once again from Michelle Malkin who impressed upon us how... Read more »

Right Online 2012: Las Vegas, Nevada

-By Warner Todd Huston I am here in Las Vegas this weekend to attend Right Online 2012 (the 5th annual) sponsored by Americans for Prosperity. Last night was epic and today’s activities promise to be even greater. Friday Last night we were regaled by a welcoming by Americans For Prosperity President Tim Phillips and a... Read more »

RightOnLine - Las Vegas, June 15-17 -- BE THERE!

-By Warner Todd Huston I’m headed to Vegas next month. Here’s why… The event sponsored by Americans For Prosperity has already confirmed many of the speakers such as Michelle Malkin, Scott Rassmussen, Jonah Goldberg, Dana Loesch, and a host of others. There is also another reason why you should go. Not only will you have... Read more »

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, while also granting to their government union allies overly generous and unsustainable pension benefits that... Read more »

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 you can make a difference for liberty. Fighting for Freedom in Wisconsin: The courageous, common-sense... Read more »

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 negotiate their collective bargaining agreements. Wouldn’t that be a conflict of interest in any reasonable... Read more »

AFP: Obama's Wasteful Spending Ad

AFP’s “Wasteful Spending” ad holds President Obama accountable for sending billions of taxpayer dollars to “green energy” companies overseas, even while Americans suffer with rising energy prices and a lack of jobs. Learn more:

Happy 101st Birthday President Reagan: But Today There are 'Two Visions'

(Courtesy of Americans for Prosperity) Washington, DC – Today Americans for Prosperity, the nation’s premier advocate for economic freedom, released a very special “Happy Birthday” message to honor President Ronald Reagan on his 101st birthday. The 60-second television spot contrasts Reagan’s optimism, prosperity, and belief in freedom with the broken promises and class-warfare rhetoric of... Read more »