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Survey: Outside influences inhibit learning

...first time, we understand what's going on in the classroom," said Andrew Halcro, the president of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce.Over 1,160 teachers responded to the National Education Association-Alaska funded survey that was posted...
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Education debate has more than two sides

...well to listen to Andrew Halcro, a former Republican legislator who is currently serving as president of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce. "Before you make this huge change," he said, "we should probably stop for a minute and see exactly what...
Chamber keys in on three policy issues

...the government affairs committee. The flight carrying the planned speaker - Andrew Halcro, president of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce - was unable to land due to dense fog."We want to create an environment where you not only want to retain...
Alaska Senate candidates attend forum

...mine.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and former Alaska Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan attended the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce forum Monday.Begich recently came out against the proposed Pebble mine, based on an Environmental Protection...
Task force members clash on education funding

...itself off a fiscal cliff, he said.But Andrew Halcro, a former state legislator and current president of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, vehemently disagreed, arguing that such a statement "makes everything we're doing here irrelevant...
Letter: I'm one of 40,000

...including members of the AARP, Alaska Hospital and Nursing Home Association, Alaska Chamber of Commerce, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Alaska Federation of Natives, Anchorage NAACP, and Anchorage Faith...
Gov. Parnell proposes $12.4B state budget

...require using $1.1 billion in savings to balance before legislators get to work on it.Parnell told the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce gathering where he unveiled his plan that he was leaving room for legislators to add and would work with them...
Parnell to release budget proposal Thursday

...proposal at a chamber event in Anchorage on Thursday.Parnell is slated to discuss his 2015 budget plan at an Anchorage Chamber of Commerce event at the Dena'ina Convention Center.Parnell has already said he wants to see spending well below current...
Parnell denies Medicaid expansion

...Alaska making $18,580 or less would've qualified, or $38,330 for a family of four.The Alaska and Anchorage chambers of commerce, the Anchorage NAACP, the Alaska Federation of Natives, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and...
My Turn: Medicaid expansion is right for Alaska

...Medicaid expansion is right for Alaska. The data is so compelling that the Alaska State Chamber of Commerce, the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Corporation (ANTHC) and others have come out supporting Medicaid expansion...


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