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Survey: ACA rollout is unhealthy for manufacturers.

Skyrocketing health care costs and the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act are potentially unhealthy for manufacturers in the United States, a new survey by the National Association of Manufacturers/Industry Week reveals. The top business challenge for manufacturers in the United States is the increase in health care costs, …

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BCA to seek accountability and transparency in lawsuit lending

The Business Council of Alabama’s 2014 Legislative Agenda includes a position on lawsuit loans that have become a major issue for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Legal Reform that seeks openness and transparency in a little-known but potentially abusive part of the legal landscape. The U.S. Chamber of …

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Alabama House Republicans release business-oriented 2014 agenda

Alabama House Republicans on Thursday, December 5, released their 2014 agenda that is heavy on business-friendly legislation that would streamline and even lower or eliminate some taxes for job creators. At a State House news conference, House Speaker Mike Hubbard, R-Auburn, and about eight Caucus members said the “Commonsense Conservative” …

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Auburn University to Host Student ‘Best’ Competition

Auburn University will host another outstanding competition this weekend but instead of football this one involves student robotic projects that will be featured at the two-day South’s BEST Robotics Championship scheduled for the Auburn Arena Saturday and Sunday. BEST, for Boosting Engineering, Science, and Technology, is a non-profit, voluntary program …

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Congressional Budget Office says federal pay cuts could save billions

The government could save about $280 billion by 2023 by cutting the size of the federal workforce, spending less on pay raises and pensions, and adopting a more conservative inflation gauge to calculate cost-of-living adjustments for civilian retirees and other federal benefit program participants, the Congressional Budget Office said. Whether …

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U.S. House to Consider Energy Security Act on Wednesday; Support is Urged by BCA Members

The U.S. House on Wednesday is to consider H.R. 2728, the Protecting States’ Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act, and Business Council of Alabama members are encouraged to contact their House members asking them to support the bill. The National Association of Manufacturers, which the BCA is the sole …

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