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November 6, 2012 Voter Education Guide

Download our interactive voter education guide here. This version will open on your PC, Mac, iPad, or iPhone and allows you to flip through the BCA-endorsed candidates and the positions on amendments the BCA has endorsed. This version has links to candidate websites (when available) and also explains each amendment …

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Jeremy Arthur Named Chair of Southeast Board of Regents of U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Organization

U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Institute for Organization Management Jeremy L. Arthur, IOM, Named Chair of Southeast Board of Regents of U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Organization Management WASHINGTON, D.C.—Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has appointed Jeremy L. Arthur, IOM, president of …

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BCA Resolution In Support Of September 18 Constitutional Amendment

RESOLUTION STATEMENT OF QUALIFIED SUPPORT FOR RATIFICATION OF PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT APPEARING ON THE STATEWIDE BALLOT OF THE SEPTEMBER 18, 2012 SPECIAL ELECTION, AUTHORIZED BY ACT # 2012-490. BE IT RESOLVED By the Board of Directors of the Business Council of Alabama, as follows: We, the members of the Board …

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BCA releases new book detailing the 2012 legislative session with behind-the-scenes stories of how b

The Foundation for Progress 2012 BCA in the Fight for the Private Sector BCA releases new book detailing the 2012 legislative session with behind-the-scenes stories of how bills were passed or defeated. BCA members click here to download your free copy. You can also purchase a copy from BCA member, …

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Thank you sponsors of BCA’s 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference

Hundreds of members of the Business Council of Alabama convened for their annual summer conference at the Grand Hotel in Pt. Clear in August. The Business Council of Alabama thanks the following companies for their generous support and sponsorship of the 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference. View our generous sponsors here.

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BCA Adopts Resolution in Support of September 18 Constitutional Amendment

RESOLUTION STATEMENT OF QUALIFIED SUPPORT FOR RATIFICATION OF PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT APPEARING ON THE STATEWIDE BALLOT OF THE SEPTEMBER 18, 2012 SPECIAL ELECTION, AUTHORIZED BY ACT # 2012-490. BE IT RESOLVED By the Board of Directors of the Business Council of Alabama, as follows: We, the members of the Board …

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Last chance to register for the 2012 BCA Health Care Forum

BCA’s 2012 Health Care Forum is just around the corner. The last day to register is Friday, July 13. The  forum will be July 18 and 19, and there’s no cost to attend!  You just need to reserve your seat online today.  And time is running out to book your hotel …

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Bill McCollum to Keynote BCA Health Care Forum

Bill McCollum, Florida’s 36th attorney general and former U.S. Congressman, will keynote BCA’s 2012 Health Care Forum.  During his time as attorney general, Bill McCollum filed a federal lawsuit – which 26 other states eventually joined – against President Obama’s 2010 health care legislation, citing it as “unconstitutional.”  McCollum believes that …

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Supreme Court Issues Health Care Ruling

Today’s decision by the Supreme Court to uphold the Affordable Care Act, including its individual mandate that virtually all Americans buy health insurance, is a blow to taxpayers, employers and our economy.   The health care law will be financially devastating for many small businesses. As we continue to work …

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