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3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
The sponsor of SJR9, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, would not say Friday evening whether he had the votes for the measure to pass.
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9 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
Rep. Lora Reinbold, R-Eagle River, said she had a problem with how fast amendments were being adopted.
16 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau
Throughout his administration, Gov. Sean Parnell has accused the Environmental Protection Agency of "overreaching" on Alaska affairs.
17 hrs ago | Mother Jones
On Wednesday, a Republican state senator in Alaska took to the floor to explain that the government should not pay for family planning services for low-income women, because anyone can afford birth control.
Thirteen months before Anchorage's next mayoral election, research files are starting to emerge on Dan Coffey, the prominent lawyer and former Assembly member who last fall announced his candidacy for the office.
Borough mayors want to ensure they have a say on terms that will affect local communities and be negotiated by the state in pursuit of a mega-liquefied natural gas project.
The House Finance Committee on March 3 proposed a $9.1 billion state operating budget, about $1.3 billion less than the authorized level of spending at the start of the current fiscal year.
Gov. Sean Parnell has appointed two former oil industry employees to the board that sets the tax value of the trans-Alaska pipeline system, raising concerns about fairness from the Fairbanks North Star Borough.
Members of the House Education Committee have expressed concerns that allowing for non-profits and others to authorize charter schools could lead to more school districts.
Officials in several Alaska municipal governments have begun expressing concern about how their respective communities have been left out of the natural gas pipeline talks between the administration of Gov. Sean Parnell and the leaders of the three major oil companies operating on the North Slope.
The proposal also is more than $3 billion less than what Gov. Sean Parnell put forth.
The House Education Committee on Friday took a hard look at transportation for charter schools as proposed in Gov. Sean Parnell's omnibus education bill.
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich said Monday that Alaskans should never amend the state constitution as a "fix" for education.
House and Senate leaders said that won't happen this year. With major issues still pending, the majority offices said committee meetings will continue and floor sessions will be held, with fewer members expected to be gone than last year.