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This week’s edition of BCA’s Capital Briefing has been published. (4/1/13-4/5/13)

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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Statement from Business Council of Alabama on SB 286

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  APRIL 1, 2013 MONTGOMERY—After weeks of negotiating with representatives from business and industry, law enforcement, the plaintiff’s bar, non-profits and the NRA, the Business Council of Alabama has no choice but to oppose SB 286.  “At a time when the business community in all sectors should be focused …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital Briefing and Washington Briefing have been published. (3/18/13-3/22/13)

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 Briefing and Washington Briefing have been published. (3/11/13-3/15/13)

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 Launches New Legislative App

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  MARCH 14, 2013 MONTGOMERY— The Business Council of Alabama on Tuesday officially launched BCA Connect, a new app designed for iPhones and iPads to easily connect BCA members with members of the Alabama legislature and available free of charge on the iTunes store. BCA Connect is provided as a …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital Briefing and Washington Briefing have been published. (3/4/13-3/8/13)

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 Endorses Recommendations in Medicaid Advisory Commission

March 7, 2013 Dear Governor Bentley, The Business Council of Alabama (BCA) endorses the recommendations outlined in the final report of the Alabama Medicaid Advisory Commission. The BCA is a non-partisan statewide business association representing the interests and concerns of over 750,000 working Alabamians through its member companies.  We thank …

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This week’s editions of BCA’s Capital Briefing and Washington Briefing have been published.

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 Statement on Alabama Accountability Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  FEBRUARY 28, 2013 MONTGOMERY—BCA board chairman Carl Jamison, a shareholder at JamisonMoneyFarmer, P.C. in Tuscaloosa, issued the following statement following the passage of the Alabama Accountability Act: “BCA fully supports flexibility and although the conference committee added additional measures, any options for students in failing schools that …

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BCA Statement on Legislation to Repeal Alabama College and Career Ready Standards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  FEBRUARY 27, 2013 MONTGOMERY—BCA president and CEO William J. Canary released the following statement on legislation designed to repeal the Alabama College and Career Ready Standards adopted by the State Board of Education in November 2010: “The Alabama College and Career Ready Standards are vital in preparing …

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