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AFP's brand new “Failing Agenda” tour bus stopped in Sarasota on the way to the tour's launch rally!
AFP President, Tim Phillips, joined us at this event on Friday, August 31st at 10am. The bus was parked by our AFP Sarasota Headquarters right by the famous “Waffle Stop” restaurant.
Tim Phillips, President of
Americans For Prosperity stopped in at the Sarasota, FL AFP headquarters gave these remarks as part of the Failing Agenda Bus Tour.
Tim Phillips is president of Americans for Prosperity and Americans for Prosperity Foundation. Americans for Prosperity (AFP) has enjoyed rapid growth, going from nine state chapters in January of 2006 to 34 state chapters and affiliates today, with more than 2 million grassroots activists in 50 states, who are fighting for free-market principles at the state, national, and local levels.
During 2010, AFP held over 500 “November is Coming,” “Regulation Reality Tour,” and “Spending Revolt” bus rallies and town-hall meetings as part of their effort to educate and bring awareness nationwide about the out-of-control government spending. Throughout 2009, AFP executed over 300 “Hands Off My Health Care” events as part of their effort to defeat the health care takeover.
AFP’s “Cost of Hot Air” tours have executed 82 events as part of a national effort to defeat cap-and-trade legislation. Tim is a veteran political strategist and one of the nation’s premier grassroots organizers with 25 years of experience, including presidential, gubernatorial and congressional races, as well as, state legislative, local and issue-advocacy campaigns.
In 1992, Tim managed U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte’s (R-VA) first congressional campaign and later served as Rep. Goodlatte’s chief of staff on Capitol Hill for four years.
In 1997, Tim helped found Century Strategies, one of the nation’s leading public affairs, political consulting and public relations firms. He was named a “Rising Star in Politics” in 1998 by Campaigns and Elections magazine.
Tim and his wife, Julia, have been married for 26 years, and are the proud parents of four children.
Join me as I interview a great leader in Florida, Americans for Prosperity's Florida Director Slade O'Brien.
As part of the Failing Agenda Bus Tour stop in Sarasota, Florida, Slade O'Brien lays out the plan for Florida and the nation in this exdciting interview.
Americans for Prosperity is a grassroots movement of over 2 million activists nationwide who advocate and promote limited government, lower taxes, and more freedom. We have more than 100,000 activists across the state of Florida who are taking action every day on behalf of the free market movement and influencing decision makers. Whether it’s calling members of congress, gathering with fellow activists, or attending an AFP event in their neighborhood – AFP activists are making a difference in the fight against big government on the local and national level.
We encourage you to join the more than 100,000 members of AFP in Florida and the 2 million activists nationwide on the front line in the fight against big government. As an AFP activist we will provide you with action alerts that allow you to contact your elected officials, updates on how you can promote limited government, and the tools to make your voice heard.
Inside America with Johnny Jackson
Listen in as host Johnny Jackson talks about the Republican National Convention, Barack Obama, and the Occupy Wall Street protesters.
Johnny also takes calls from some interesting callers!
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