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My Turn: House Minority's priorities reflect its values

...System and save 50 jobs at the University of Alaska. Let's put aside politics, negotiate in good faith, and protect the long-term interests of Alaska.? Sam Kito III is the Democratic representative for House District 33.
My Turn: Fisheries must put Alaska first North Pacific Council delegation that puts Alaska first. It's time.? Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins is a democratic representative from Sitka serving in the Alaska Legislature.
Who gave what to where

...much the Legislature would be devoting to education inclined her to send JSD the extra dollars.Juneau's democratic representative, Sam Kito III, who was appointed to the seat vacated by Beth Kerttula early into the session, funneled all...
State | Local
Alaska House names 20 Native languages "official" for state

...language is tied to the ability to sense a strong cultural tie to the people who speak those languages," the Democratic representative said.In the waning days of the 2014 Legislature, lawmakers in Juneau are fast-tracking efforts to recognize...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers, bill reflect on Valdez spill

...spill response."The policy - which is backed by legislators on both sides of the aisle, including Juneau's Democratic representative, Sam Kito III - is sorely needed, said Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage."If there's a spill...
Kito weighs in on SB21, 'The Road'

There are multiple sides to every issue, and Juneau's Democratic representative, Sam Kito III, made sure to touch on both sides of two of the hottest topics in Juneau these days.The first of those being...
State | Local
New law lets cities charge for excessive police calls

...visits," said bill sponsor Gretchen Guess, a Democratic representative from Anchorage. "I sponsored this bill to...of size, according to sponsor Joe Hayes, a Democratic representative from Fairbanks. "Now that airlines have completely...
Retirement board gets appointments

...service, that they have a retirement where they can retire in dignity," he said.Brice was a four-term Democratic representative from Fairbanks. He is also president of the Juneau Building Trades Council, treasurer of the Central Labor...
New workers' comp statute likely to see court challenge

...the administrative law judge a list of people they want to appoint," Crawford said. Chancy Croft, a former Democratic representative from Anchorage and workers' compensation appeals lawyer, said the appeals commission could violate the separation...
38 chosen to tackle subsistence

...supporting the governor's attempt at finding a consensus solution, said Albert Kookesh, AFN co-chairman and a Democratic representative from Angoon. "I think that's a good list of names, and I think the process is an important one," Kookesh...


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