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Americans for Prosperity-Ohio
Touts Primary Election Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 3, 2022 Americans for Prosperity – Ohio (AFP-Ohio) today announced that eight of the nine state candidates the organization supported with grassroots engagement are adv…
Darrell Kick

Vote to Reelect State Representative Darrell Kick

Rep. Darrell Kick has been a strong advocate of educational freedom that empowers parents to choose an education that best addresses the individual needs of their children. Rep. Kick cosponsored the B…
Nathan Manning

Vote to Reelect State Senator Nathan Manning

As chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Nathan Manning helped enact smart-on-crime public-safety reforms that increase the use of diversion programs for people charged with certain crimes …
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Vote Tim Barhorst for State Representative

This is the second election that AFP-OH has endorsed Tim Barhorst. Barhorst’s professional experience as an employee benefits consultant and financial advisor will serve him well in the General Asse…
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Support Chris Monzel for State Representative

Experienced. Fighter. Reformer. Chris Monzel has considerable experience as a county commissioner opposing irresponsible budgets and tax increases. In the Ohio House of Representatives, Monzel will co…
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Support Thad Claggett for State Representative

Businessman. Innovator. Fighter. Thaddeus Claggett will champion Ohio workers when he’s elected to the State House of Representatives by supporting the repeal of unfair occupational licensing re…
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Support Susan Manchester for State Representative

Experienced. Innovative. Fighter. Representative Susan Manchester has been a consistent advocate for policies that grow the economy and increase jobs, such as controlling taxes and spending, increasin…
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Support Adam Mathews for State Representative

Fighter. Innovator. Outsider. Adam Mathews will champion policies in the Ohio House of Representatives that expand educational opportunities, such as the “backpack bill” that allows educat…
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Support Matt King for State Representative

Businessman. Innovator. Fighter. Matt King’s passion for expanding educational freedom will benefit Ohio parents and children looking for education solutions that meet their needs. King supports…
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Support Melanie Miller for State Representative

Experienced. Fighter. Innovator. Melanie Miller will champion policy reforms that help people work. She will support occupational licensing reforms so people don’t need a government permission s…
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Buckeye Blueprint 2022 Kick-Off

We started our 2022 listening tour off on the right foot in Bowling Green. Engagement Director Douglas Simpson opened the night by talking through the many victories AFP-Ohio activists have experience…
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Lake County Wants Reform

We closed out the 2021 launch of our Buckeye Blueprint listening tour on a snowy night in Willoughby, Ohio at the VFW Hall. Our local engagement director Angela helped get those in attendance into the…
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Miami Valley Welcomes Blueprint

Miami Valley Engagement Director, Matthew Hurley, welcomed 20 community leaders from the region. They shared their thoughts with Rea Hederman, Director of Economic Research Center and Vice President o…
Derrick Anderson speaking at Buckeye Blueprint listening tour in Mahoning Valley

Creating Opportunity in Boardman

Derrick Anderson, AFP-Ohio Engagement Director, brought the crowd for our Buckeye Blueprint listening tour in the Mahoning Valley. The nearly 100 people who joined us on a Saturday morning in Boardman…
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Buckeye Blueprint Launch Event

It was AMAZING to kick off the start of our new initiative, AFP-Ohio’s Buckeye Blueprint, in Steubenville Ohio. The Ohio Valley is one of our longest running activist communities and it was an honor…
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Removing barriers to economic opportunity for all.

Over the past 20 +years Ohio has removed tax brackets and lowered rates. Top 10 states, on the other hand, aren’t incremental, and we shouldn’t be either. Prioritizing the abolition of our state i…
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Driving Personal Options In Health Care

Ohio has made positive advances during the times of COVID on access to care, most notably with recently passed telemedicine reforms in House Bill 122. Though, a larger more substantive move that both …
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Reforming the criminal justice system to protect people & ensure public safety.

Great strides have been made, and Ohio legislators deserve credit for fully funding indigent defense in the last two state budgets. Ohio had an opportunity to pass drug sentencing reform in the last G…
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Advancing educational opportunities for everyone.

Governor DeWine, Speaker Cupp, and, most notably, Senate President Huffman, deserve credit for steps taken in the most recent Budget that increased educational opportunity through vouchers. Passage of…
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Engaged Communities: The Heartbeat of Our Chapter

Americans for Prosperity-Ohio’s grassroots team is working to engage communities across the state in new ways, while expanding our reach to communities we haven’t interacted with before. Our goal …