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Education funding picture still murky

...shortfall over the next two years."A straight tax increase on ordinary citizens doesn't add a penny to the district," CBJ Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl said. "But it does make it harder on Juneau taxpayers."Kiehl also works as a legislative aide to Sen. Dennis...
State | Local
Petition seeks to unseat Fairbanks assemblyman

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks assemblyman who was accused of domestic assault...Fairbanks News-Miner reports Assemblyman Tim Beck was charged with assault...children to testify. Former Borough Assemblyman Mike Prax is organizing the petition...
Regional News
Assemblyman Joe Blanchard: Loosen rules for downtown Fairbanks

...for the city's downtown for being too restrictive, an assemblyman says he will propose a more inclusive development ordinance...hopes will encourage the construction of more parking lots. Assemblyman Joe Blanchard told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner that...
Assemblyman charged with assault

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks North Star Borough Assemblyman Tim Beck has been charged with domestic assault after his...She and the couple's daughter told authorities the assemblyman has anger problems at home. Beck moved to Alaska in 1975...
Assemblyman Stone certified for re-election

JUNEAU - Incumbent Juneau Assemblyman David Stone was certified Thursday as a candidate in the Oct. 6 municipal elections. Two more seats on the Juneau Assembly and...
Mat-Su assemblyman to run for lt. gov.

ANCHORAGE - A Matanuska-Susitna Borough assemblyman says he will seek the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor. Mark Ewing of Wasilla filed for the office Monday. Ewing...
Regional News
Anchorage assemblyman seeks repeal of labor law

... reports Assemblyman Dick Traini (TRAY'-nee) introduced the measure Wednesday and was joined by Assemblymen Bill Starr as a co-sponsor.Starr...attempting to repeal by referendum.Assemblyman Adam Trombley also voted for the measure...
In capital budget, millions for Juneau infrastructure but nothing for schools

...added that securing the $2 million for water projects was one of Juneau's top priorities.Jesse Kiehl, City and Borough Assemblyman and legislative staff to Egan, said their office received about $165 million in capital project requests.The Juneau School...
State | Local | AK legislature
Fairbanks Borough approves plan for bus shelters

...most cost-effective way so we can get the most stops," Assemblyman John Davies said.He joined seven other members in approving...project at the assembly's regular meeting on Thursday.Assemblymen Michael Dukes and Lance Roberts voted no. Roberts said retail...
Assemblyman's housing idea won't work

...After reading today's paper (May 16) about the Lena Point Subdivision, I have to voice my total disagreement with Assemblyman Sanford's analogy of the "step up" principal. Sound off on the important issues at The problem with the idea...


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