Americans for Prosperity

AFP Foundation Touts Right to Work Benefits in MO Amid Union-Funded Ballot Drive

Campaign comes after Missouri unions raised $800,000 to put law on 2018 ballot

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens / Getty ImagesThe Americans for Prosperity Foundation (AFP) announced on Wednesday that it will begin a six-figure effort, including on-the-ground canvassing, phone-banking, and print and digital advertisements, in Missouri to rally support for the right-to-work law Republican Gov. Eric Greitens signed in February.

Federal Court Blocks Dem’s Attempt to Out Conservative Donors

Citing First Amendment, judge enjoins California from forcing Koch-backed nonprofit to disclose supporters

A federal court on Tuesday blocked efforts by officials in California to force a conservative group to hand over the names of its donors, saying the order could violate those donors’ First Amendment rights.

Cancer, Obamacare Victim at Center of Political Storm

Democrats attack Michigan cancer victim after being featured in political ad

Gary PetersJulie Boonstra, a cancer patient who was kicked of off her health plan due to Obamacare, lashed out at Rep. Gary Peters (D., Mich.) on Saturday after lawyers for his campaign demanded that Michigan broadcasters cease airing ads featuring her story. Boonstra, a Michigan resident, was diagnosed with leukemia five years ago. She was recently kicked off of her healthcare plan due to regulations passed as part of President Barack Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which Peters voted in favor of.

Koch Industries Rebukes Democrats Over Shutdown

Reid, Sanders spreading misinformation, company says

Koch Industries on Wednesday publicly rebuked allegations by Senate Democrats that the company and its libertarian founders, Charles and David Koch, are responsible for the partial government shutdown.