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AFP Expands Ad Buy In Support of Prevailing Wage Repeal

Turning Up The Wattage To Save Taxpayers $890 Million

By - Jun 12th, 2015 10:22 am

MADISON – Today, Americans for Prosperity Wisconsin is announcing an expansion of its ad buy in support of prevailing wage repeal. The chapter will be increasing its radio buy in Milwaukee while expanding to the Green Bay media market in a continued and growing effort to educate citizens on the benefits of repealing this outdated regulation.

Americans for Prosperity State Director Eric Bott released the following statement:

“Support is building all across the state for full repeal of the prevailing wage requirement. That’s because the math behind it is simple: repealing this outdated regulation would save taxpayers $890 million. That’s a lot of money that could be better spent on schools, infrastructure or on tax breaks for the hard-working taxpayers of Wisconsin. AFP remains committed to Wisconsin taxpayers — no matter what the special interests have to say.”

The ad can be listened to here:

Americans for Prosperity (AFP) is a nationwide organization of citizen-leaders committed to advancing every individual’s right to economic freedom and opportunity. AFP believes reducing the size and intrusiveness of government is the best way to promote individual productivity and prosperity for all Americans. For more information, visit

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