'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally

...years it used to take, he said."I'm just amazed it takes this long to get results back," committee chair Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, said."I agree with you: A year and a half is an excessive quantity of time," Dym replied. "It...
State | Local
A short-term fix with potential long-term problems

...Committee meeting, other representatives called the program an unnecessary expense."How about pre-pre-school?" Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, said. "How about pre-pre-pre? How far back do you start? Do you start education in the maternity...
State | Local | AK legislature
There's a license plate for that

...bill in exchange for support. The causes can even contradict one another.That's how a bill filed in 2011 by Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, ended up creating both "Choose Life" and "Pro-Family, Pro-Choice" plates, along with ones...
State | AK legislature
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...matter where you are."There is a chance Reinbold could keep her spot in the group. In 2004, then-freshman Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, voted with minority Democrats to restore $45 million cut from the senior citizen Longevity Bonus program...
Lawmakers approve bill honoring law enforcement officers

...importance of honoring law enforcement officers, particularly those who have died in the line of duty.The bill, from Reps. Bob Lynn, Dave Talerico, Liz Vazquez, Adam Wool and Matt Claman, now goes to the governor. It was the first bill passed by...
State | AK legislature
House shoots down adding back funding for pre-K, UAS, ferries

...pre-kindergarten."Parents are teachers," she said. "We don't need a program to be a teacher of our kids."Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, said pre-kindergarten wasn't around when he was in school and is an unnecessary expense in tight...
State | AK legislature
JPD has pot show and tell at the Capitol

...details into Alaska's new marijuana law.Committee chair Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, said member Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, suggested JPD pay the group a visit because they "have may questions and confusions about the physical...
House passes bill to honor firefighters

...House lawmakers want a day to honor firefighters.The Alaska House has passed a bill introduced by Anchorage Reps. Bob Lynn and Matt Claman that would designate Oct. 9 as Alaska Firefighters' Day. The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration...
Alaska Editorial: Pamphlet problems

...been proven time and time again to work. The ads should go.A bipartisan bill introduced in the state House by Rep. Bob Lynn and Rep. Les Gara - House Bill 13 - seeks to do just that.HB13 is a good idea that eliminates the ability of political...
Bill would allow for new license plates for veterans

...plates would be for those veterans who received a Bronze or Silver star, or other meritorious awards related to valor in battle.The bill was sponsored by Anchorage Reps. Les Gara, Liz Vazquez, Bob Lynn, Gabrielle LeDoux and Max Gruenberg.


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