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Mary Elizabeth Pusich

...Convention in 1987 and was selected by Senator Ted Stevens to participate in the U.S. Senate Senior Intern Program in Washington DC. Many local residents will also remember the number of years she served as Chairperson at the Douglas voting station for State...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175118286
Senate panel would allow pot vendors to use banks

...with marijuana-related companies. Four states allow sales of marijuana for recreational use, and 23 states and the District of Columbia permit medical marijuana.The committee's vote comes as attitudes among lawmakers on marijuana are loosening somewhat...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-24/senate-panel-would-allow-pot-vendors-us
State
Medicaid figures up, stir worry about budgets

...jobs and nearly $1.2 billion in new revenue to health care providers as a result of expansion.Thirty states and the District of Columbia have expanded Medicaid, or plan to do so, to include all adults with incomes at or below 138 percent of the federal...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-20/medicaid-figures-stir-worry-about-bud
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Juneau Symphony review: Electrifying DC

A Philadelphia musician drove toward Washington. When he saw the "D.C." sign, he turned around and returned home. That's an inside joke for musicians, to whom "D.C.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-24/juneau-symphony-review-electrifying-dc
Art
My Turn: Walker on Medicaid expansion: It's time

...days, the governor may accept the money, regardless of LB&A action.Governors and legislatures in 29 states plus the District of Columbia have already made the common-sense decision to accept Medicaid expansion. Ten Republican governors have approved Medicaid...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-17/my-turn-walker-medicaid-expansion-its
Opinion
Juneau to Host Shakespeare's First Folio Exhibition in 2016

...Center and the American Library Association, is touring a First Folio of Shakespeare in 2016 to all 50 states, Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico.The First Folio is the first collected edition of Shakespeare's plays. It was published in 1623, seven...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-11-16
Art
Anti-pot taboo shrinks in presidential politics

...to laughs and applause. "I defend the right of Colorado to be wrong on that issue."Altogether, 23 states and the District of Columbia are flouting federal law by allowing marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes.Not all candidates say leave...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-07/anti-pot-taboo-shrinks-presidential-p
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Supreme Court extends gay marriage nationwide

...litigation over gay marriage and gay rights generally.Gay and lesbian couples already could marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court's 5-4 ruling means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midwest, will have to stop enforcing their...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-26/supreme-court-extends-gay-marriage-nati
State
Michael Allan McIntosh

...contributions to the track & field program at Florida State University.A Memorial Service will be held Monday May 18th at 2pm at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Washington DC, followed by a reception at the Cosmos Club between 4pm and 6pm.

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174863133
AC/DC tribute band Hell's Belles to perform two shows this weekend

...Hell's Belles, the nation's best-known all-female AC/DC tribute band, will play two shows in Juneau this weekend. On...This show will feature back-to-back performances of AC/DC albums "Highway to Hell" and "Back in Black" in their entirety...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091709/art_494018544.shtml

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