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Falling oil gouges state budget deeper

...proposals for revenue legislation."It looks as if it's going to be a busier fall," said Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake and chairman of the House Finance Committee. Credit rating concernsLast week, Standard and Poor's Ratings Services...
Legislature votes to sue Walker, block Medicaid expansion

...R-Nikiski? Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage? Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage? Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake? Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks? Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel? Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla? Sen. Anna MacKinnon...
State | AK legislature
Medicaid expanded in Alaska

...caucus will consider reform ideas previously proposed by Rep. Liz Vazquez, R-Anchorage, and Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake.Walker is the sixth governor in the country to go around their state's Legislature to expand Medicaid coverage, following...
Reinforcements scheduled for Alaska wildfires

...neighboring highway communities of Caswell Creek and Montana Creek to the north. The more populated towns of Houston and Big Lake are to the south."We don't want the fire getting anywhere near those communities," Tim Mowry, a spokesman for...
Final state budget figures reveal fewer cuts than popularly thought

...Anchorage, claimed about $2,000 and $3,504 there, respectively.Republican Rep. Mark Neuman, who represents Big Lake about an hour and 20 minutes drive from Anchorage, claimed the second-most per diem pay of all legislators, 17 days...
Budget deal reached

...compromise that offers real solutions to the present impasse," House Finance committee co-chair Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said in a House majority news release. "It increases funding for education, honors agreements with state workers...
2 wildfires in Alaska threaten homes, force evacuations about two hours.About 200 of those dogs ended up with four-time Iditarod champion Martin Buser at his kennels in Big Lake about 20 miles from the fire. He also was taking in displaced residents, including veteran Iditarod musher DeeDee Jonrowe...
Negotiators agree on per-pupil school funding

...30-day special session is scheduled to end late next week.The conference committee chairman, Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said a lot of work has happened behind the scenes to try to find a compromise, and that work continues. It remained...
Who are the Legislature's top earners?

...199 per month2) Joel Lounsbury - Chenault - Majority - $10,794 per month3) Peter Ecklund - Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake - Majority - $10,404 per month4) Juli Lucky - Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage - Majority - $10,028 per month5...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Senate dynamites House budget deal, sends work to conference committee

...make that available to the Legislature," he said. "I hope they will accept that offer."Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake and a member of the conference committee, said on the House floor that the conference committee was expected to begin...
State | AK legislature


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