Tag: Americans for Prosperity

Left-Wing Group Takes Down Conservative Website -- Petty Little Children Affecting Nothing

-By Warner Todd Huston The left-wing Internet-based group calling itself “Anonymous” briefly took down the website of the conservative activist group Americans For Prosperity on Sunday, Feb. 27. Yet all the sturm und drang signifying… what? Me thinks that “Anonymous” is reading too many comic books. Amusingly, with the Denial of Service (DNS) attack “Anonymous”... Read more »

Gov. Quinn's Budget Address More of the Same

From Americans for Prosperity, Illinois… Governor’s Budget Address Reveals More “Buy Now, Pay Later” Rhetoric That Will Bankrupt Illinois Taxpayers -AFP calls for meaningful and aggressive reforms to state budgetary process- CHICAGO- In the Governor’s budget address today, Quinn identified the immediate need for reducing the state’s $8.75 billion deficit, but was unwilling to make... Read more »

Headed to Washington D.C. ...

-By Warner Todd Huston I’ll be heading to Washington D.C. for the next few days. I am going to meet with some new congressmen and attend the Americans for Prosperity Internet Freedom Forum. I am hopeful that I’ll have some exciting posts on the next three day’s events and doings. … Stay tuned.

Take Action: No Tax Increase in Springfield

From Americans for Prosperity Illinois… To contact your lawmaker today and ask him/her to vote “NO” on tax increases during the lame duck session in Illinois click here: http://www.capwiz.com/americansforprosperity/issues/alert/?alertid=21319501&type=ST It’s no secret that the state of Illinois is in a fiscal crisis. It’s taken about ten years of pay-to play politics, sweetheart deals, poor public... Read more »

UN Climate Summit, Cancun, Mexico: Climate Conmen Sending You Back 100 Years

-By Warner Todd Huston As most of you know last week I was down in Cancun, Mexico reporting on the U.N. Climate Change Summit (officially called COP16/CMP6). It was several days of sun, surf, and U.N. conmen. I am back in the saddle here at home but Friday I went from the warm white sands... Read more »

The Con in Cancun: UN Climate Change Summit Update

-By Warner Todd Huston I am here in Cancun, Mexico investigating the U.N. Climate Change Conference to see what sort of wonderful solutions to save our very planet are being planned for all of us here in sunny Mexico. It’s always nice that we can come to save the planet… at a nice resort hotel... Read more »

AFP: Attention all DuPage County members!

From Americans for Prosperity… Americans for Prosperity Launches Grassroots Effort Against Schillerstrom’s Proposal to Borrow $70 million From DuPage County Taxpayers -A mobile billboard critical of Schillerstrom’s proposal runs TODAY- CHICAGO – While concerns about rising public debt and out of spending is at an all-time high, you’d expect elected officials to give pause before... Read more »

Obama blasts AFP - We ARE making a difference!!!!!...Never give up-NEVER!!!

From Joe Calomino, Director of Ill Chapter of Americans for Prosperity… President Obama Insults Americans for Prosperity’s 1.2 Million Activists in Fund Raising Speech With his poll numbers dropping rapidly because of his big government agenda, the President is now making shrill, desperate attacks on Americans for Prosperity and our 1,200,000 AFP grassroots activists across... Read more »

Final Report: RightOnLine 2010

-By Warner Todd Huston Pictured from the left: Robert Bluey [Heritage Foundation], Guy Benson [Chicago Radio Host], Ed Morrissey [HotAir.com], and Warner Todd Huston [PubliusForum.com] I just flew in from Las Vegas where I attended Americans For Prosperity’s RightOnLine 2010 conference. As always, it was an uplifting experience, educational, and a whole lot of fun.... Read more »

I'm Headed to Vegas... the RightOnLine Conference

-By Warner Todd Huston In about a half hour I am off to Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the RightOnLine Conference. I have a bunch of posts scheduled to auto post over the next few days, but it remains to be seen how much I can post while I am away. I hope to get... Read more »