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Biz. leaders weighs in on CBJ shortfall

...add about $142 in property tax per year on a $300,000 home. Although that sounds like a drop in the bucket, chamber President Elect Lance Stevens said the biggest employers in town would be paying thousands more in taxes. It's just not...
Alaska Senate candidates attend forum

...Anchorage Daily News reported. Miller spokesman Randy DeSoto said the campaign received late notice of the forum.Chamber President Andrew Halcro, however, said he sent an email through Miller's political website three weeks ago when he also...
Sullivan: State must unplug resources tap

...laws, not rewrite them," Sullivan said.Sullivan's remarks were favorably received by the audience.Juneau chamber President Max Mertz joked about the Affordable Care Act after Sullivan's talk."The good news is the federal government...
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Chamber seeks support for LGBTQ community

...a social commentary. The social debates are happening outside of what we're doing," said Andrew Halcro, the chamber president. "This is really focusing on the economy and the economic benefits of inclusivity."The chamber didn't start...
Alaska economist: Cut state spending by $1.5B

...back to $5.5 billion, an amount the economist says the state can afford, the Anchorage Daily News reported.Chamber President Andrew Halcro, a former state representative and gubernatorial candidate, argued against the idea. Goldsmith's...
Alaska Chamber supports Medicaid expansion

...passed during the last Legislature and increasing natural resource development through more efficient permitting.Chamber president Rachael Petro said about 150 of the group's 700 members attended the meeting. Karen Perdue, chief executive of...
State spending rekindles an old debate

...Economist Scott Goldsmith and oil and gas consultant Brad Keithley argued for the proposition.Andrew Halcro, chamber president and former House member, and economist Jonathan King argued against it. Basically, they said maximum sustainable...
Photo: Juneau Seafood Community donates to Foodbank

...Stephanie Madsen, executive director of At-sea Processors Association, and Jim Becker, halibut fisherman and past chamber president. The donation was from proceeds of the Southeast Alaska Seafood Trade show held in Juneau, in conjunction with...
Chamber hears CARES presentation at luncheon

...and Employability Skills, or CARES, program, which is run by the JSD and funded through grants.Imboden, whom Chamber President Kelly Shattuck introduced as a first-year CARES teacher, tried out a classroom exercise she called "think, pair...
Juneau Chamber to host murder mystery party

...will be suspects in the "murder," she said.The setting of the murder mystery, as described by Roemmich and by Chamber President Kelly Shattuck last week, is a luxury cruise ship chartered by a famous songstress. "It's going to be called...


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