CAP Home - Citizens Alliance of Pennsylvania


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

February 11, 2020

A New Record: Governor Wolf had Two (Halfway) Decent Ideas in Budget Address

Are the light bulbs finally starting to come on for Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf? We doubt it, but he did have two ideas in his budget address that could be worth exploring.
February 5, 2020
Iowa Caucus

Guest Post: The Iowa Caucus Prologue

If the Iowa Caucus dumpster fire is any indication of how new technology performs under a national spotlight, Pennsylvania voters might want to take notice.
January 27, 2020
golden parachute

One Lawmaker Retiring with a Golden Parachute of $120,000 per Year

Being a member of Pennsylvania's "Golden Parachute Club" is the sort of dubious distinction lawmakers in Harrisburg should be avoiding, not embracing. The Commonwealth's taxpayers are tired of seeing their elected officials participating in these gratuitous money grabs.

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

parallax background