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Egan to caucus with minority

...Southeast Alaska" as Democratic influence shrank in the Legislature. He had been a member of the Alaska Senate Bipartisan Working Group, which included 10 Democratic and six Republican senators.Although he will no longer be chairman of the Transportation...
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Some answers on oil taxes did not pass right there at the end ... there were also some proposals passed by the (Senate majority) Bipartisan Working Group specifically related to the development of new oil that failed to pass the House. So during those two years...
Legislative session over with major legislation passed Senate majority. Both Egan and Sen. Donny Olson, D-Golovin, had been members of the old Alaska Senate Bipartisan Working Group, which dissolved shortly after the general election last November.? Contact reporter Mark D. Miller at...
Setting the record straight on AOGA

...Association combined with districts re-drawn to favor Republican challengers led to the breakup of the Senate Bipartisan Working Group."Not true. The Alaska Oil and Gas Association (AOGA) is a non-partisan organization. Our bylaws specifically...
Time to push back for a functional democracy in Alaska

...November 2012 elections when breaking up the Senate Bipartisan Working Group, was the main objective of those frustrated...challengers led to the breakup of the Senate Bipartisan Working Group. Considering that 14 of the 15 member companies...
Pulling the wool over our heads

...companies, in a settlement with the State, agreed the pipeline would be economical until at least 2044. The Senate Bipartisan Working Group's research found many flaws in what the Governor and his advocates have been touting.These nonrenewable resources...
Alaska editorial: Not very happy with ethics reform so far

...integrity of their elected officials. That is why ethics reform is a top priority for me and the entire Senate Bipartisan Working Group. This session, we are working with our colleagues in the house and the Palin administration on legislation...
Around Town

...noon-1 p.m., Baranof Hotel. With Sen. Lyda Green and Sen. Johnny Ellis speaking on the topic "Senate Bipartisan Working Group: Is It Really Working?" Details: Rich, 586-1842. Dahl-Kenny Lenten lunch lectures, noon-1 p.m...
Operating budget agreement helps clear way to end of session

...costal management program," she said.The agreement reached by the conference committee reflects "the Senate Bipartisan Working Group's priorities of helping communities, improving education, increasing savings and decreasing energy costs...
School funding fight moves to House

...relationship" between funding and teachers, and cuts would mean larger class sizes.French is a member of the Senate Bipartisan Working Group, the caucus that controls the Senate. Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, said some members of the caucus wanted...


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