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Lawmakers to scrutinize budget, pot and Medicaid

...undeclared in joining forces with Democrat Byron Mallott as part of an "Alaska first" unity ticket. The state Democratic Party has lauded Walker, and Democrats see in him a partner. Walker's shakeup of the board of the Alaska Gasline Development...
My Turn: Will GOP destroy Obama's gains?

...and millions more Americans have health coverage.Obama and the Democratic Party have taken us a long way since late 2008, when the Bush/ Alaska resident and the national committeewoman for the Alaska Democratic Party.
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...has wasted no time in transforming promises into action.Fragmentation doesn't occur only along Republican and Democratic party lines. It also occurs among competing special interests, such as sport and commercial fisheries. This was seen...
Walker's opening choices are hard ones

...intent to reach out to Mallott as part of his decision-making process.Kay Brown, executive director of the state Democratic Party, said she hopes to see a coalition-type government where different points of view are represented. "The government...
Sen. French returns, donates campaign money

...the senator.He also intends to make donations of $5,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of Alaska and the Alaska Democratic Party.French worked with the Alaska Public Offices Commission, which oversees campaign finances for all of Alaska's...
My Turn: President Obama's plan to arm Syrian rebels is flawed

...families. In the coming weeks, I look forward to a continued debate in Congress and to my conversations with Alaskans about how to keep America safe. ? Mark Begich is the United States Senator from Alaska and a member of the Democratic Party.
Senator plans to investigate Guard situation

...fraud and ethical misconduct after allegations arose of sexual assault within the agency.Critics such as the Alaska Democratic Party have said Gov. Sean Parnell, a Republican who is seeking re-election, didn't act quickly enough."You can...
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...and the practical impossibility of combining two incompatible governing philosophies on one ticket.For the Alaska Democratic Party to anoint lifelong conservative Republican Bill Walker as their standard-bearer (with Democrat Byron Mallott as...
My Turn: Alaska can't regulate marijuana like alcohol

...on Ballot Measure 2.? Deborah Williams is a 35-year Alaska resident from Anchorage and is on the coordinating committee of Big Marijuana. Big Mistake. Vote No on 2., and the former executive director of the Alaska Democratic Party.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Sunday, Dec. 29, 2014

...understands, better than most, what Sitka is going through.Thumbs up to Alaska's police. Last week, the Alaska Democratic Party started a petition on its Facebook page in support of Alaska's police officers. Here in Juneau, we don't say...


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