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Employees Voter Registration Week
The slim victory on oil tax reform shows that every vote counts and Alaska works better when Alaskans vote. This year we encourage you to register to vote during Employee Voter Registration Week, September 22-26, 2014. Click here if you want to have an Employee Voter Registration Drive at your company. Click here to register to vote.
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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