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My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...Alaska will chart its own course without being beholden to the companies.I was proud of the overwhelmingly positive, bipartisan support from the Legislature in April. Clearly, this structure was considered in Alaska's best interests by Democrats...
SAGA swears in new AmeriCorps members

...opportunity for those who serve. President Obama's participation in the nationwide ceremony underscores the long history of bipartisan presidential support for AmeriCorps, from President George H.W. Bush signing the first national service legislation in...
No DC gridlock for gay marriage, legal marijuana

...legalization movement.Nadelmann drew a contrast between the marijuana movement - which he predicted would gain increasing bipartisan support - and issues such as immigration and gun control where partisan divides are pronounced."Marijuana lies at a unique...
Mallott, Walker could team up

...has not yet been reached, Walker would remain the gubernatorial candidate with Mallott running for lieutenant governor on a bipartisan or non-partisan ticket, according to reports from The Associated Press. The current lieutenant governor candidates, Hollis...
My Turn: The graceful exit of a true statesman

...courage to acknowledge his party's platform wasn't resting on sacred ground. In 2006, French helped establish the state bipartisan coalition that controlled the Senate for six years. It's a time he fondly remembers as shaking hands "with people that...
We must fix the criminal justice system

...legendary New York detective Frank Serpico and a massive public information campaign, Wisconsin legislators passed the law with bipartisan support. Now, two or more investigators from an outside agency must review officer-involved fatalities. If charges aren't...
Upstart challenges congressional veteran

...He says he offers voters a real alternative to diversify the state's economy beyond oil and that he's willing to take a bipartisan approach.In recent days, Young was traveling and could not be reached for comment, according to Shuckerow. He said Young...
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska a hospital in Nome that benefited from the federal stimulus package he supported.He stood behind an ad touting his bipartisan work with Murkowski, despite her demands that he take it down.Norma Wadsworth, a Begich volunteer within the Hispanic...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...hunters who had legally killed polar bears before the threatened status listing to be able to bring their trophies home.The bipartisan bill was overwhelmingly passed by the House earlier this year. President Obama sent word he would sign the legislation if...
My Turn: SB 21 is Working - give it a chance

...long-term plans. Alaskans should be proud their legislators responded to the failures ACES and supported oil tax reform in a bipartisan final vote (12-8 in the Senate). In fact, I do not know a single legislator in the state who believes ACES was not flawed...


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