...the small vocal minority of the religious right. With approval of congressional Republicans currently at 35 percent and falling, Republicans would be wise to remember that they may soon be in the minority again. Alex Prichard Fairbanks
...Although Parnell is paid to tell us differently, common sense and recent experience tell us that legislators listen to the people who pay their bills. Wouldn't it be nice if they listened to us for a change? Alex Prichard Fairbanks
When did it become acceptable for politicians to oppose a decent wage and a secure retirement for working Americans? Republicans used to claim that a rising tide would lift all boats. The truth was that only the yachts were lifted and the rest of us were left to drown, but at least politicians felt enough shame to lie to us about it.
The Occupy Wall Street protests have spread rapidly across the country and Alaska by energizing a middle class that is struggling to survive in an economy that is increasingly rigged against them.
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