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Alaskans attend Canadian international arctic summit

...R-Anchorage, and Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel. The duo are co-chairs of the PNWER Arctic Caucus, and McGuire has an additional...provinces and territories alike."McGuire and Herron are co-chairs of the Alaska Arctic Policy Commission that helps develop...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes substantial increases in the state operating budget, Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, the current Senate Finance co-chair, has observed. The state's gain was at the expense of the oil producers, who were largely cut out of the benefits...
Alaskan leading Arctic discussion

...and the planning of Arctic policy as well."Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel, and Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, co-chairs of the Alaska Arctic Policy Commission, praised the appointments Wednesday. During the 2014 Legislature, the need for...
Exploring history

...ongoing relationship between the France-based Laperouse Society and Juneau-based La Perouse Alaska Association. Co-chairs Kathy Ruddy and Jackie Schoppert decided to form the local group in 2009 after attending a presentation about La Perouse's...
Dick Garrison named Juneau Fourth of July grand marshal

...derby, someone caught a 59 pound fish." The 59-pound fish is still the record today. Garrison also served as the co-chair of the Salmon Derby, played in the Juneau Symphony and his own dance band, and was at one time the only person in Juneau...
Juneau Rep.: Majority positions matter

...said early and often that his top priority last session was securing the SLAM funding, and he lobbied Senate Finance Co-Chair Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, to do just that.The biggest selling point, Egan told the chamber crowd, was that by fully...
Plan addresses workforce needs of Alaska's maritime industry

...harvesting and processing. Let's get underway. ? Kris Norosz is government affairs director for Icicle Seafoods and co-chair of the Fisheries Seafood Maritime Initiative. Julie Decker is a commercial fisherman and executive director of the Alaska...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...level of investment in the state this election cycle, including field offices and precinct-level ground work. RNC co-chair Sharon Day even spoke at the GOP's recent state convention, issuing a call for unity and engagement in a bid to win...
Who gave what to where the Senate Finance Committee co-chairs to have those items added to the...Egan told the Empire that finance co-chair Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage...projects that were sent to the finance co-chairs."In addition to the $200,000...
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RNC co-chair: Excitement within party in Alaska

JUNEAU - The co-chair of the Republican National Committee said Thursday that there is an excitement within the party to reclaim the U.S. Senate seat...


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