Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 30

...sexual assault and domestic assault in the country, and the campaign started by Gov. Sean Parnell does a good job of raising awareness...Legislature cut $1.5 million earmarked for the Choose Respect campaign. Rough timing.Thumbs up to a pair of hall-of-famers...
Empire Editorial: When it comes to a gas pipeline, Alaska should carry a backup plan

...bill if the Legislature passes it, but lawmakers may have enough votes to override that veto. We'll see.In his election campaign, Walker said he intended to "take control of development process and timeline" when it came to a natural gas pipeline...
City's citizens save the trees

Locals have embarked on a campaign for the salvation of forty Mountain Ash trees in West Juneau. The City and Borough of Juneau streets division quietly recommended...
'Choose Respect' funding cut hours after rally

...Walker spokeswoman Grace Jang said Choose Respect "was a campaign from the previous administration" and the governor had already...public support for the organization and the Choose Respect campaign, AWARE Deputy Director Mandy O'Neal Cole said. Kline said...
State | Local | AK legislature
Jeb Bush's emails detail donor communications

...Bush received as Florida governor are a string of notes from campaign donors asking for favors and making suggestions.Invariably...developer who was finance co-chairman of Bush's gubernatorial campaign. Bush was the best man at Guzzetta's wedding.In email...
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Sen. Sullivan seeks to undermine President Obama

During his campaign for the United States Senate, Dan Sullivan made much of his military background, touting his experience as a U.S. Marine Corps...
Fantasy author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

...earned wide respect in Britain and beyond with his dignified campaign for the right of critically ill patients to choose assisted...hands with death."Sarah Wootton, chief executive of the campaign group Dignity in Dying, said he was a committed campaigner...
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Major piece of anti-IS strategy is stalled

...for Iraq to succeed it's not just a matter of a military campaign; it's also the need for political outreach to all factions...danger in Iraq is the principal thing that can unravel the campaign against ISIS."___Associated Press writers Deb Riechmann...
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Local boy suffering from seizures meets 2 big screen superheroes

...through this trying time. One of their neighbors in Juneau started a crowdfunding campaign to raise $15,000 for Oskar's medical expenses. So far, the campaign on has topped the $10,000 mark. "It's getting worse again...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...Constitution should be amended to prevent groups from making unlimited campaign contributions. HJR12ExxonMobil should pay more damages for...Constitution should be amended to prevent groups from making unlimited campaign contributions. SJR7The state supports the idea of an American...
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