Co-sponsored by Alaska Cruise Association, Alaska Miners Association, Alaska Oil and Gas Association, Alaska Support Industry Alliance and the Resource Development Council.
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Build Relationships with Legislators
Now, right after the election and before the legislature convenes, is the time to plan one or a number of meet and greets or company tours with legislators in your area. Developing relationships early in an individual’s term of office through a meet and greet or company tour can help significantly in influencing future public policy decisions affecting your compan. Full Story.
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Help Fend Off Federal Overreach
There is still time to tell the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) you oppose their takeover of Alaska's permitting authority. The EPA is bending federal law in an attempt to rule out future mining projects in Southwest Alaska before development plans are submitted. Additionally, please request an extension of the comment period. Full Story
Alaska’s unfortunate position as the highest cost state in the U.S. for workers compensation costs results in a heavy cost burden for our small and medium sized businesses. The main reason is very high medical fees for even routine procedures, sometimes as much as 95% higher than those allowed by nearby Washington State. Full Story
Alaska Budgets Have Run Amok!
Facing Down "Enviro Whack Jobbery"
Reliving our economic history from the 1980s?Since the mid 2000s, Alaska state spending exploded from $5 billion to $8.5 billion/year–over 70% increase. This reckless spending pattern is setting up Alaskan families for an economic bust. Full Story
An important vote on cruise ship wastewater regulations brought the environmental extremists in the Alaska Legislature floating to the surface. With solid leadership from Gov. Parnell, sound science carried the day.Full Story