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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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October 16, 2019
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Guest Post: Pennsylvania Governor Wolf’s carbon tax is all pain and no gain

Gov. Wolf's carbon tax plan is easily his most harmful act in his two terms as chief executive of the state, according to guest blogger Gregory R. Wrightstone.
October 9, 2019
PA Ranked 7th Least Tax-Friendly State in the Nation

PA Among “Least Tax-Friendly” States in the US; Gov. Wolf wants to Make it Worse

In a recent report, Pennsylvania was ranked as the seventh least tax-friendly state in the nation. Gov. Wolf seems determined to lower that ranking even further by issuing an executive order joining the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
October 2, 2019
Tom Mehaffie: A Democrat in Disguise?

Representative Tom Mehaffie: The Best Republican the Democrats have in Harrisburg

Don't be fooled by Rep. Tom Mehaffie's pro-taxpayer rhetoric. He is one of the worst kinds of politicians: the kind that says one thing and does another.

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

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