JUNEAU - A proposed constitutional amendment that would allow public money to be used for private or religious schools was pulled from the Senate floor ahead of scheduled debate Wednesday. The measure's sponsor, Sen.
JUNEAU - A bill that stalled in the Senate last year over concerns it limited public involvement in permitting decisions resurfaced Monday.
JUNEAU - The House Finance Committee on Tuesday cut advertising funding for an anti-obesity program and rebuffed a Democratic-led effort to boost education funding, concluding that was a decision for another day.
JUNEAU - A draft version of the bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska would raise the gas tax rate over what Gov. Sean Parnell proposed and change the role of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., or AGDC.
JUNEAU - State legislative leaders have called on Gov. Sean Parnell to "hold the line" in contract talks with the Alaska Marine Highway System's unions. The state is negotiating new contracts with unions representing ferry workers.
...great foundation and prepped me well for the university. Among other things I learned how to study."Kemp also met his wife, Becky (Rogerson), while both were attending Centralia College. The couple has been together for almost 40 years.His success...
JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has proposed a bill that would have a federal official help Alaska with a major project to export liquefied natural gas overseas.
JUNEAU - With the Legislature more than halfway through its scheduled 90-day session, major bills are starting to take shape - and a controversial bill from the past has re-emerged.
JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Mark Begich said Monday that Alaskans should never amend the state constitution as a "fix" for education.
JUNEAU - President Barack Obama has proposed cutting the funding for the federal coordinator's office for Alaska gas line projects. Federal coordinator Larry Persily said Tuesday that it's not just a matter of money but also of the office's authority.
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