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Magazine Ranks Children’s of Alabama Among the Best Pediatric Hospitals

Membership Spotlight Talk about national rankings, for the sixth consecutive year U.S. News & World Report magazine has ranked Business Council of Alabama member Children’s of Alabama among the nation’s best children’s hospitals. Seven of Children’s pediatric specialty services were placed among the top 50 in the United States in …

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Manufacturers Warn of Exodus if Ex-Im Closes, U.S. Loss could be China’s Gain

The Wall Street Journal reports today that U.S. manufacturers may move overseas if the U.S. Export-Import Bank’s charter is not renewed at the end of this month. Major manufacturers say industrial contracts in developing countries, from rail links in Africa to power plants in Eastern Europe, will be in jeopardy …

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The EPA’s renegade policies must be reined in

The Alabama Legislature took an important step toward reining in a rogue federal department this week when it approved a joint resolution opposing certain anti-business activities of the Environmental Protection Agency in Alabama. When President Richard Nixon established the EPA in 1970, it served a valuable purpose as decades of …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (6/2/15-6/5/15)

The Capital Briefing is a weekly digest of action taken on legislation of interest to business and is published weekly during regular and special sessions of the Alabama Legislature. It includes a summary of remarks made by speakers at BCA’s Governmental Affairs Committee meetings and often features video interviews with …

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Senator Outlines 2015 Session’s Final Days

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Cam Ward on Tuesday said that the 2015 regular legislative session which may end this week has been productive for the Alabama business community. Speaking at the final BCA Governmental Affairs Committee meeting of this session, Ward outlined a possible script for the final day that …

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This week’s edition of BCA’s Capital Briefing has been published. (5/25/15-5/29/15)

The Capital Briefing is a weekly digest of action taken on legislation of interest to business and is published weekly during regular and special sessions of the Alabama Legislature. It includes a summary of remarks made by speakers at BCA’s Governmental Affairs Committee meetings and often features video interviews with …

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EPA Releases Final Water Rule That Threatens Private Property Use

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today finalized stringent U.S. water regulations that redefine what water and private property can be controlled from Washington. The EPA says the rule ensures that the Clean Water Act more precisely defines and determines what water is protected …

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House Education Policy Chairman Says Legislature has Crucial Education Measures this Week to Finalize

State Rep. Terri Collins told the Business Council of Alabama’s Government Affairs Committee today that this week’s House and Senate agendas include significant education issues including final passage of the 2015-16 Education Trust Fund budget. “There are so many things that will be decided this week,” Collins said. The 2015 …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (5/18/15-5/22/15)

The Capital Briefing is a weekly digest of action taken on legislation of interest to business and is published weekly during regular and special sessions of the Alabama Legislature. It includes a summary of remarks made by speakers at BCA’s Governmental Affairs Committee meetings and often features video interviews with …

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House Judiciary Chairman Says Vital Prison Reform is Halfway Finished

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Mike Jones spoke to the Business Council of Alabama’s Governmental Affairs Committee today and outlined the 2015 prison reform effort that includes vital funding that is near final passage. Jones, R-Andalusia, said the primary focus this year of the House and Senate Judiciary Committees has been …

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