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Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania (CAP) is an independent, non-profit organization founded to raise the standard of living of all Pennsylvanians by restoring the Constitutional principles of limited government, economic freedom, and personal responsibility.

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Even The Media Recognizes CAP's Impact

The Enforcers

Another factor is the emergence of outside interest groups like the Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania that have actively pledged to elect more doctrinaire Republicans to replace those who stray from their definition of party principles…That's a stark contrast to the last period of divided government in PA, when the bigger external factor for many House Republicans, was picking a fight with Rendell.

--Harrisburg Patriot-News, January 7, 2016

CAP NewsBlog

July 9, 2019
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How is my Representative (or Senator) voting?

CAP has launched a new Accountability Index to help voters and taxpayers get a better feel for what is happening in the state capitol. The index will focus on legislation that impacts taxpayers and bills that will affect the future of the Commonwealth.
June 17, 2019
PA children will be trapped in failing schools

Governor Wolf Condemns Thousands of Students to Failing Schools with Veto

Despite his lofty rhetoric that a zip code shouldn’t determine the quality of a student’s education, Gov. Wolf's veto of HB 800 guarantees that children will be trapped in failing schools.
June 4, 2019
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Budget Season: A Parade of Bad Ideas

Of all the popular bad ideas floating around Harrisburg this budget season, none are more harmful than hiking the minimum wage. Here's why.