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Airlines asking for Congress to roll back airfare rule

...airlines charge passengers to fly - but reveal the full price including taxes and fees separately. It's backed by a bipartisan group of 33 lawmakers led by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa.Before...
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Hawaii, Alaska, territories team up on Jones Act

...for individuals. It's difficult for families. It's difficult for small businesses as well.Slom is part of a bipartisan group of Hawaii lawmakers pushing Congress to reconsider the Jones Act or to consider a waiver for noncontiguous states...
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Sen. Murkowski and her 'Senate Sisters' come through

...female Republican Senators signed on: Alaska's Murkowski and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, of New Hampshire, leading to a bipartisan group to negotiate a framework for a way out of the deadlock. Apparently Sen. Murkowski joined in despite her sense of...
Advocates eye legalizing marijuana in Alaska

...said.The U.S. Justice Department has not said how it will respond to the laws in Washington and Colorado. A bipartisan group of congressmen, including Alaska's lone U.S. House member, Don Young, recently introduced legislation that...
The shutdown demonstrates that we need a bipartisan coalition in the House

...oil companies that came to be known as SB 21. Regardless of whether one agrees with the political leanings of that bipartisan group, its existence at least proved that bipartisan coalitions are possible. Today, such a bipartisan coalition is...
Thank you to everyone who is working to repeal the oil giveaway

...budgets by repealing the giveaway.Remember, not too long ago we were running up large budget surpluses. In 2007, a bipartisan group of legislators passed Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share, an oil tax system designed to get a fair share for Alaskans...
Time for Alaska to fight back

...State of Alaska negotiating from a position of weakness in terms of managing the petroleum resources Alaska owns. A bipartisan group of Alaskan leaders including former Governors Wally Hickel and Jay Hammond, state constitution framer Vic Fischer...
Air traffic control faces staff shortage

...S. Senate Appropriations Committee authorizing funding for the FAA and other transportation agencies. He said a bipartisan group of senators has written to the chairman requesting $14 million for the FAA to begin hiring controllers. Nearly...

...Policy Caucus town hall meeting, 7 p.m., Aldersgate Church 9161 Cinema Drive. The Fiscal Policy Caucus is a bipartisan group of legislators interested in addressing the financial future of the state. Input from the public is welcomed. Details...
$1 billion deficit may bring about long-range plan say they didn't have a chance to comment. A bipartisan group of state lawmakers, called the Fiscal Policy Caucus...most of the 12 minority Democrats also active, the bipartisan group constitutes a majority of the House. The question...


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