Senate passes resolution opposing Aleutians marine sanctuary

JUNEAU - The Alaska Legislature has passed a resolution opposing a new marine sanctuary in the Aleutian Islands.Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility...
Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG

With polarizing issues facing the Alaska Legislature, there couldn't have been a more interesting time for the state's freshman U.S. senator to make a stop at the Capitol...
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John Daniel Squires

...the request of the Department of Transportation, Dan was recently honored with a commendation from the State of Alaska legislature for his work and research on improving the roads in Alaska. Dan is survived by his partner, Kathleen Gamble...
3 things to watch in the Legislature

...Sullivan speechU.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan is scheduled to deliver his first address to a joint session of the Alaska Legislature today. It is tradition for Alaska's U.S. senators to address state lawmakers. Alaska's senior U.S. senator...
Freedom to vote, not voting because one is being bullied. I would expect bullying in Communist China or Russia but not the Alaska Legislature. What a sad day for the voters of Alaska.Gary MillerJuneau
Housing still a struggle at Assembly meeting

...Commission as a way to quickly provide more rentals in Juneau, and the grants would have been paid for with money the Alaska Legislature had appropriated for a loan fund.Questions arose over the legality of the change, and the mechanics and intent...
Alaska Open Meetings Act has long history

...FAIRBANKS - The people of Alaska do not yield authority easily to anyone, a reality fittingly recognized by the Alaska Legislature in the state's Open Meetings Act."The people of this state do not yield their sovereignty to the agencies which...
Draft Southeast State Forest Plan available for comment

...Petersburg and Ketchikan, on the mainland in Bradfield Canal, and by Crittenden Creek east of Wrangell Island. The Alaska Legislature established the Southeast State Forest in 2010 and 2011 for the primary purpose of timber management.The Division...
Alaska Editorial: Jury duty legislation ill-conceived

...taken away from other important priorities - but regardless, we all have to serve. This week, a member of the Alaska Legislature introduced a bill that would change that, carving out an exemption from jury duty for teachers during the school...
My Turn: Fisheries must put Alaska first

...benefit Alaskans, our communities and our economy. We need an North Pacific Council delegation that puts Alaska first. It's time.? Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins is a democratic representative from Sitka serving in the Alaska Legislature.


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