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Illinois governor signs gay marriage bill, making it No. 16

...Wednesday signed a historic measure into law making Illinois the 16th state in the nation to allow gay marriage.The Democratic governor put pens to paper at a desk that his administration says President Abraham Lincoln used to write his first inaugural...

http://juneauempire.com/monique-garcia/2013-11-21/illinois-governor-signs-gay-ma
Tax targets nonresidents

...unveiled details of his plan to fill the state's budget gap today. The budget plan, sketched out during the Democratic governor's State of the State speech in January, calls for $350 million in state income taxes and a $4 billion draw...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_tax.html
Local
Knowles staff slams stealth-PAC issue ad

...on Friday lashed out against soft money television ads from a Republican-friendly trade group that accuse the Democratic governor of piloting the state's economy into the ground. Americans for Job Security, a Virginia-based nonprofit with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060902/sta_leghealth.shtml
News
Knowles builds war chest for election

...knew he picked a tough crowd to test his message. It was one of the first public speeches the two-term former Democratic governor had given since he announced that he was going to try for a third term. He had to make a splash that July day...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081506/sta_20060815012.shtml
News
Ferry trips are a nice way to travel

...about the road named several well-known and well-meaning folks who would question the wise decision of our Democratic Governor to add fast ferries to the blue canoe fleet. Since I'm way apolitical myself, I can't even begin to imagine...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030700/Ope_munroltr.html
Opinion
Lawmakers finally call halt to special session

...embarrassment" - its failure to find compromise on a bill extending the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. The Democratic governor also had a harsh assessment of the overall outcome of the 22nd two-year legislative session, saying Republicans...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052202/sta_legadjournment.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...unveiled details of his plan to fill the state's budget gap today. The budget plan, sketched out during the Democratic governor's State of the State speech in January, calls for $350 million in state income taxes and a $4 billion draw...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_tax.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...about the road named several well-known and well-meaning folks who would question the wise decision of our Democratic Governor to add fast ferries to the blue canoe fleet. Since I'm way apolitical myself, I can't even begin to imagine...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030700/Ope_munroltr.shtml
GOP leaders frown on Knowles' supplementary budget request

...deliberately left by the Republican-controlled Legislature. But GOP leaders said the budget request showed the Democratic governor didn't appear to get lawmakers' message to spend less. On Wednesday, the Senate Finance Committee heard a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021700/Loc_rep.html
Local
Road backers take case to Legislature

...transportation bond plan changed so it could pay for something in Lynn Canal other than a 35-vehicle fast ferry. The Democratic governor's plan, which proposes selling general obligation bonds to be repaid over 15 years mostly with federal highway...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022300/Loc_road.html
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