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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (3/31/14-4/414)

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 edition of BCA’s Capital Briefing has been published. (3/17/14-3 21/14)

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 Commends Governor on TBOR II Signing

“Gov. Bentley deserves credit for showing his support early by saying that he would sign the legislation into law if presented to him.”   MONTGOMERY— Updating the original 1992 Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights has long been a goal of the Alabama business community. A majority of states had adopted some …

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Business Council of Alabama Releases First Round of 2014 Endorsements

For Immediate Release: March 19, 2014   MONTGOMERY – ProgressPAC, the political arm of the Business Council of Alabama, today announced the first round of endorsements for the 2014 campaign cycle during a board of directors meeting in Montgomery.  Under consideration were candidates for constitutional offices, legislative seats, the State …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (3/10/14-3/14/14)

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. (3/3/14-3/7/14)

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 Expresses Opposition to SB 443

MONTGOMERY—Because of ongoing efforts to revert to 20th Century education standards, Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary released the following statement opposing SB 443: “SB 443 amounts to a significant usurpation of power by the Legislature. It is simply wrong,” said BCA’s President and CEO William …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital and Washington Briefings have been published. (2/24/14-2/28/14)

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 Applauds Senate for Passing Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights II

MONTGOMERY—Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement after the Senate passed HB105, the Alabama Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights II:  “Alabama taxpayers finally can claim victory with today’s passage of TBOR II. For years, the Business Council of Alabama has been working on behalf …

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