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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.


CAP NewsBlog

August 20, 2019
film tax credit

Horror Film: Loophole Subverts Film Tax Credit Program

Aside from the absurdity of having taxpayers subsidize profitable filmmakers, many production companies are not actually using the film tax credit at all--they're “selling” it to other businesses for cash.
August 8, 2019
diverse economy

Pennsylvania has the Most Diverse Economy in the Country, Why Isn’t It Growing Faster?

With its proximity to large population centers, abundant natural resources, and world-class, high-tech research, Pennsylvania's economy should be booming. So, why isn't it happening?
July 23, 2019
incumbent protection

A $10 Million Incumbent Protection Program

Each of the General Assembly's four political caucuses operates their own private, taxpayer-funded incumbent protection program at a cost of $10 million per year.

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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