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BCA Mourns the Passing of Marty Sullivan

MONTGOMERY–The President and CEO of the Business Council of Alabama today issued a statement following news of the death of Marty Sullivan, the former long-time Senior Vice President for Public Affairs at the BCA.  Marty served the BCA for more than a decade.  “We are deeply saddened by Marty’s death …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (3/16/15-3/20/15)

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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BCA Commends Alabama Legislature for Passing Charter School Legislation

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement Wednesday evening following passage of the School Choice and Student Opportunity, Senate Bill 45: “I applaud the House and Senate for having the bold leadership to pass this important legislation so quickly in …

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BCA Comments On School Choice Bill Ahead of House Vote

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement ahead of Wednesday’s expected House vote on the School Choice and Student Opportunity “Very simply, we think parents should have a choice” Canary said. “It’s not the silver bullet, but it’s one more …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (3/9/15-3/13/15)

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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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (3/2/15-3/6/15)

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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BCA President and CEO Testifies in Support of School Choice Bill

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Senate Education and Youth Affairs Committee today favorably reported the public charter school bill known as the School Choice and Student Opportunity Act that is supported by the Business Council of Alabama. In House committee action, House Bill 38 that would appropriate $5 million for dual-enrollment, …

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BCA, ATN Announce Manufacturers of the Year for 2015

MONTGOMERY – The Business Council of Alabama and the Alabama Technology Network today announced the winners of the 2015 Manufacturer of the Year Awards during a luncheon ceremony at the Alabama Activity Center. Since its beginning in 2000, the BCA and ATN awards ceremony has attracted Alabama dignitaries and manufacturing …

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