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Legislature finishes regular session; special session begins at 10 a.m.

...said."While I don't feel good about what we did ... we did the best, I think, that we can do," said Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage and majority leader. The majority also said it is unwilling to act on Medicaid expansion without...
Local | AK legislature
House approves marijuana control board legislation

...enforcement," Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, said.The bill passed 25-15, but House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, asked for reconsideration after voting in favor of it. That means the House could vote on it again...
State | AK legislature
Joint session planned, bucking Walker

...It's not unusual in the Legislature for legal opinions to be sought on issues, he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett on Wednesday evening said that it had appeared that some of Walker's nominees could have trouble winning confirmation...
State | AK legislature
Salary decrease squeaks through House

...contracts is) a breach of contract" by putting both classes of employees in the same boat.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said she "(didn't) like doing this" and that she "(relies on exempt state workers) on...
State | AK legislature
Rep. Reinbold loses another post for bucking partisan politics

...from House cuts.The program was later added back by the Senate Finance committee.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said members serve on the ACPE at the pleasure of the Speaker, and that he can appoint and remove...
State | AK legislature
Reinbold booted from caucus

...other majority members on all but one panel - House Community and Regional Affairs.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, replaced Reinbold on the joint Legislative Council. Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel, replaced her...
State | AK legislature
Legislators take long weekend at halfway mark

...Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka; Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage; and Mia Costello, R-Anchorage, and Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage - but Senate chambers stood half-empty Friday during the floor session. Only 11 of 20 senators...
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...change on the floor would make passing a budget extremely difficult or nearly impossible.Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said the House leadership will meet Monday to make a decision on Reinbold's membership.Reinbold...
Limits proposed for gas line group in alternate project

...R-Anchorage, adding later: "We are trying to conduct the public's business in the public."House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, and a co-sponsor of Chenault's bill, said she and the other bill supporters stand ready to...
State | AK legislature
Republican rep bucks majority, votes 'no' on budget

...our principles or we will be disciplining Alaskans by going after higher taxes," she said.Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said after the floor session that the only thing asked of majority members is that they vote for...
State | AK legislature


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