Americans for Prosperity has launched a new effort aimed at
helping Americans better understand the issues before Congress.
Tracy Henke, executive vice
president and chief operating officer for Americans
for Prosperity (AFP), explains what NoFreeVotes
is all about.
"[Visitors] can find all sorts of information regarding what
this Congress is looking to address, the impact that those issues
will have on them and what they can do to help," she tells
Issues include the now decades-low labor participation rate, the
death tax and the fiscal cliff. Concerning the latter, AFP is
calling on all members of the negotiations to find $109 billion in
"The $109 billion is through the sequestration process and ...
the super committee -- what they agreed to," Henke details.
"So, right now, we are just asking Congress to uphold their promise
and their commitment to the American people."
Visitors concerned about the out-of-control spending
and Congress possibly raising taxes can take action through
A video explaining the fiscal cliff and the
lame-duck session is also available.