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People questioned in shooting released

...additional help Thursday, but his office wouldn't say how many additional officers were being sent in to help.The Democratic governor says he spoke with the county executive and local police officials over the phone, though details weren't released...
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My Turn: Medicaid expansion is the right choice

Gov. Bill Walker, like other Republican and Democratic governors who have hopped on board, is right that accepting Medicaid expansion will save Alaska money and cut our budget deficit. Turning...
My Turn: Hurray for Democrats! Hurray for Republicans! Love, your BFF, Big Money

...dollars - for money well spent. Big Oil keeps Governor Parnell's tax bill following Sen. Murkowski's and Democratic Governor Knowles' support. Big Corporations made out pretty well, too. In addition to support of the Vote No on 1 campaign...
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...
Outside editorial: Supreme Court just says no to bribery facilities in the state.The Siegelman case attracted national attention partly because the former Democratic governor claimed that his prosecution by the Justice Department under President George W. Bush was politically motivated...
My turn: Support coastal management, but not Measure Two

...Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson, who served under both Republican and Democratic governors, voiced objection to a new layer of regulatory powers vested in an appointed board that is not accountable to voters...
Legislature again refuses to vote on appointees Republican dissent, from Rep. Peggy Wilson of Wrangell, the Legislature voted 40-19 not to take up the Democratic governor's appointments to the boards of fisheries and game, the University of Alaska board of regents and the state...
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...
U.S. Senate campaign will be Alaska-sized

...of Alaska's seats in the U.S. Senate. The early favorites, Republican incumbent Lisa Murkowski and former Democratic governor Tony Knowles, sparred this week over how to better care for the nation's veterans. Each is on the road this...
Complaint filed against issue ads

...Security also has recently aired issue ads in Indiana and New Jersey, Dubke said. In the eight years since the Democratic governor has taken office, the state has budget deficits, personal income has dropped and young people are "fleeing Alaska...


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