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Friday, June 15th
8am-9am
 Legislative Session Wrap-Up Report
Alaska journalist Tim Bradner will give a wrap-up report on this year’s legislative session in Juneau. He will cover the key legislation that was passed, and what faces the 31st Legislature in 2019.
The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
8am-9am
Morris Communications
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)

Joint Energy Action Coalition / Fiscal Action Coalition Meeting

A conversation with former Governor Frank Murkowski

 

Friday, May 25th

Noon-1pm

Morris Communications

301 Arctic Slope Ave.

(near the Dimond Costco)

 

Come share thoughts on how we can shift policy discussions that dwell on Alaska’s problems to those that focus on effective solutions.

 

The teleconference number will (907) 276-4900.

Breakfast of Champions
with
Riki Ellison
Founder and Chairman of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance
Friday, May 18th
7:30am-8:30am
Curtis Menard Center
1001 S Clapp Street, Wasilla
This Friday, Commonwealth North and the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman will be having a unique and exciting meeting in Wasilla with former NFL Champion Riki Ellison. His presentation will be on the role Alaska and missile defense plays in our nation’s defense posture, what the upcoming talks with North Korea may mean, and what technological changes are ahead for missile defense.
The Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance is a non-profit organization which seeks to generate public support for the continued testing, development and deployment of missile defense systems to protect our country and our allies. The organization seeks to educate the general public with respect to missile defense issues and the urgent need for it.
The event is free and includes breakfast.
or to
Fiscal Policy Study Group
 
Friday, April 11th
Morris Communications
 
8am-9am
Permanent Fund Discussion

Join us tomorrow morning for a a Permanent Fund discussion in light of the recent passage of SB26 in Juneau.

The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)
Friday, April 27th
8am-9am
Alaska’s Pension Obligations with Cliff Groh

Cliff Groh, Chair of Alaska Common Ground, will present a paper he recently wrote in collaboration with ISER on how the state is dealing with retirement systems that don’t have enough money to cover future costs of pensions and benefits for state and local employees. The paper also discusses options for dealing with the shortfall.

The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
8am-9am
Morris Communications
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)
Friday, April 20th
8am-9am
Legislative Update with Tim Bradner

Tim Bradner will update us on the legislative session in Juneau as well as provide a summary of his remarks at Northrim Bank’s Economic luncheon Monday.

The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
8am-9am
Morris Communications
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)
Friday, April 6th
8am-9am
State Financial Accountability
with
Commissioner of Administration Leslie Ridle

The Commissioner of Administration, Leslie Ridle, and the Director of the Division of Finance, Kelly O’Sullivan, will dial-in from Juneau to discuss with us the State’s financial reporting system, how the Department tracks State funds, and develops the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).

The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
8am-9am
Morris Communications
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)

Fiscal Policy Study Group

Friday, March 30th

Morris Communications

8am-9am

Legislative Update with Tim Bradner

Journalist Tim Bradner will join us to give us the latest news from the legislative session in Juneau.

The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.

 

Note: Arctic Slope Ave and Danner Ave are the same street.

(Google Map)

Morris

 

Date:
May 11, 2018
Time:
Reception 5:30pm Dinner 6:30pm
Location:
Hilton Anchorage Hotel

May 11th, 2018
Hilton Anchorage Hotel Ballroom
Reception 5:30pm, Program 6:30pm-9:00pm

Live Entertainment
Raffle
Dinner
~Business Attire~

CWN Presents the Walter J. Hickel Award for
Distinguished Public Policy Leadership

2018 Recipient
Jim Jansen, Chairman of Lynden, Inc.

Seating is limited – advance registration required.

Honorary Co-Chairs: Governor Bill Walker, Governor Sean Parnell, Governor Frank Murkowski, Governor Tony Knowles, Governor Steve Cowper, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan, Congressman Don Young, General Joseph Ralston USAF (ret.), and John Katz

The Walter J. Hickel Award for Distinguished Public Policy Leadership was established in 1999 to recognize the contributions and achievements of individuals who have played a significant role in advancing Alaska’s public policy interests. Former recipients include: Walter Hickel, Ted Stevens, Jay Hammond, Don Young, John Katz, Willie Hensley, Lisa Murkowski, Tony Knowles and Frank Murkowski.

Program sponsorships and table reservations can be made by contacting Jim Egan exec@commonwealthnorth.org.

 

Thank you to our 2018 Hickel Award sponsors!

 

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Gold Sponsors
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Friday, March 23rd
8am-9am
Revenue Commissioner Sheldon Fisher will dial-in from Juneau to discuss the Department of Revenue’s priorities for 2018, a proposal for bonding authority to pay oil tax credits, and a briefing on the  2018 Spring Revenue Sources Book.
 
Today’s PowerPoint presentation:FAC 032318 Fisher
The teleconference number will be (907) 276-4900.
8am-9am
Morris Communications
301 Arctic Slope Ave.
(same street as Danner Avenue)


Commonwealth North
711 M Street, Suite 104, Anchorage AK 99501
Tel: (907) 276-1414   Fax: (907) 276-6350
info@commonwealth.com