Archives: AOPA Great Lakes Report

Protecting & Promoting GA At State Capitols

News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska & Iowa by Yasmina Platt Manager, AOPA Central Southwest Region The 2014 legislative sessions in what we call the “Central Region” (Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and Iowa) are alive and … Continue reading

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Voice of General Aviation Reaches Great Lakes Capitols

News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota & South Dakota by Bryan Budds Manager, AOPA Great Lakes Region The past few months have been quite busy for AOPA’s State Advocacy Team … Continue reading

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More Regional & Grassroots Interaction In 2014

News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska & Iowa by Yasmina Platt Manager, AOPA Central Southwest Region It was great seeing many of you at the AOPA Aviation Summit in Fort Worth in October. Thank you … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA Great Lakes Report, AOPA Regional Report, Columns, Columns, December 2013/January 2014 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Off & Running!

News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota & South Dakota by Bryan Budds Manager, AOPA Great Lakes Region With the new year officially upon us, AOPA is again working aggressively to … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA Great Lakes Report, AOPA Regional Report, Columns, Columns, December 2013/January 2014 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Busy Fall Ahead!

News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska & Iowa by Yasmina Platt Manager, AOPA Central Southwest Region Well, you’ve heard it! AOPA has a new President and CEO. I want to thank Craig Fuller for all … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA, AOPA Great Lakes Report, AOPA Regional Report, Columns, Columns, October/November 2013 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Big Win Fuels Future Reforms…

by Bryan Budds Manager, AOPA Great Lakes Region As we approach the end of the year, AOPA’s state advocacy team is reflecting on its successes around the country and is beginning to explore opportunities for the quickly approaching legislative sessions … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA, AOPA Great Lakes Report, Columns, Columns, October/November 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2013 Legislative Session Review & Events

by Yasmina Platt Manager, AOPA Central Southwest Region Now that all legislative sessions in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa have adjourned, we can summarize them. Your association, AOPA, has been actively engaged in working 21 bills in those four states … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA Great Lakes Report, Aug/Sept 2013, Columns | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Michigan’s Legislature Is Focus of Attention

by Bryan Budds Manager, AOPA Great Lakes Region Now that most of the legislative sessions have adjourned for the year, AOPA is focusing its efforts on one of the remaining year-long legislatures still in session – Michigan. For the past … Continue reading

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The 2013 Legislative Session Has Ended News & Information You’ll Want To Know In Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska & Iowa

by Yasmina Platt AOPA Central Southwest Regional Manager By the time you read this article, all of the legislative sessions in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa will have adjourned. Your association (AOPA) has been actively engaged in working on over … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA Great Lakes Report, Columns, Columns, June/July 2013 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Sessions of Savings

by Bryan Budds AOPA Great Lakes Regional Manager Over the last few months, AOPA has been hard at work in statehouses across the Great Lakes Region with the goal of strengthening general aviation and reducing some of the cost considerations … Continue reading

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