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Letter to the Editor: Judicial Council and typos ones.On another personal note, I remember Tom Stewart telling me years ago that when he was at the Alaska Constitutional Convention and assigned to help form the Alaska judicial boards, etc., he had written 600 letters across the country...
My Turn: Don't allow public funding for religious, private schools

...reject the education amendment and leave the constitution be.? Victor Fischer was a delegate to the Alaska Constitutional Convention, and was a member of the Territorial Legislature and State Senate. He is author of Alaska's Constitutional...
My Turn: Consider the facts before voting

Vic Fischer, one of the two surviving delegates to the Alaska Constitutional Convention, recently quoted Bob Bartlett, our first U.S. senator, who cautioned Alaskans not to allow us to become captive to out-of-state...
My Turn: Putting partisan poltics aside

On Nov. 8, 1955, Bob Bartlett addressed the Alaska Constitutional Convention in a speech titled, "Meeting the Challenge." In asking the delegates to set aside their partisan concerns, he recognized the...
Alaska needs Ballot Measure Two's protections

...belong to Alaskans, and we must have a say in how they get developed. In his 1955 keynote address to the Alaska Constitutional Convention, when discussing Alaska's potential for resource development, delegate Bob Bartlett said, "The financial...
Alaska editorial: Vote no on Alaska constitutional convention

This editorial originally appeared in the Anchorage Daily News: Every 10 years, Alaskans decide whether to take a serious look at the Alaska Constitution and consider fundamental changes to our basic of self-governance.
Senate balance of power at stake in election

...President Lyndon Johnson over Barry Goldwater by a 2-1 margin.Neither Romney nor Obama campaigned in Alaska.Constitutional Convention measure falling shortAlaska's constitution is just over 50 years old, and early vote returns Tuesday...
UAS Sound and Motion Spring Arts Series 2013

...for workshops with students. On Feb.22 Alaska Constitutional Convention delegate and author Vic Fisher will present...World War II, his role as a delegate to the Alaska Constitutional Convention and other government appointments, and continuing...
Photo: Pioneering women

Katie Hurley, left, who was the secretary at the Alaska Constitutional Convention, shares a laugh with Cheryl Eldemar, co-chair of AWARE's board of directors, at the Women of Distinction dinner hosted by AWARE Saturday evening.
Filipino organization marks 50 years

Fifty years ago this February, as the delegates to the original Alaska Constitutional Convention were wrapping up their business in Fairbanks, a group of Filipinos in Juneau was drafting its own framework. Sound off on the...


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