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Bunde won't seek re-election

JUNEAU - Senate Minority Leader Con Bunde will not seek re-election. The Anchorage...Republican made the announcement Thursday. Bunde, a retired commercial pilot, has served...before winning election to the Senate. Bunde currently leads a four-member minority...
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Photo: Bunde retires

Sen. Con Bunde speaks during debate in the Senate Chambers on Wednesday. After 18 years in the Alaska Legislaturerepresenting South Anchorage and the Hillside and more recently as the Senate's minority leader, Sen. Con Bundeannounced he will not run for re-election.
Bunde wants permafund to cover workers comp

Sen. Con Bunde proposed the state use the Alaska Permanent...Hall said. "With that in mind," said Bunde, "I think we should spread it out over...of course, is the general public." Bunde wants to amend a similar bill in the state...
Sen. Con Bunde

District P - Republican, Anchorage 1-800-892-4843 E-mail: Session contact info: State Capitol, Room 504, phone 465-4843/fax 465-3871. Interim contact...
Anchorage Assemblywoman running for Senate

...ANCHORAGE - South Anchorage Assemblywoman Jennifer Johnston filed her intent Tuesday to run for the state Senate seat held by Con Bunde, who is not seeking re-election. The Anchorage Daily News reports Johnston will face Cathy Giessel and Mark Moronell in...
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Senate defeats health insurance program

...Cathy Giessel, a member of the four-person conservative Republican minority who took the seat of the now-retired Con Bunde, a "no" vote in 2010.The bill's primary sponsor, Sen. Bettye Davis, D-Anchorage, served notice that she could seek...
Legislator testifies on redistricting difficulties

ANCHORAGE - Rep. Con Bunde testified this week on how difficult it...lawsuit against the new redistricting plan, Bunde, an Anchorage Republican, said the two...often are on opposite sides of issues. Bunde said he has voluntarily visited Valdez...
Rural tax legislation set for Senate vote

State Sen. Con Bunde wants to place a new tax on rural Alaskans...defray the costs of running state schools. Bunde, R-Anchorage, said a change was needed...rural Alaska. "Free lunches die hard," Bunde said. The tax would be on residents living...
Rural school decisions

Sen. Con Bunde, in a Nov. 3 rebuttal to my letter about...However, I will still apologize to Senator Bunde for assuming, in my recent letter, that...point the finger elsewhere, as does Con Bunde - toward the Congress, to the School District...
Anchorage Democrats introduce exit exam bills

...the bills depends largely on Sen. Con Bunde, an Anchorage Republican, who is considered...father of the exit exam. A former teacher, Bunde said Tuesday he opposes removing the exam...the bills) are not going to pass," Bunde said. The test - commonly called the exit...


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