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Walker budget cuts 55 Juneau jobs

...Directors. She holds a law degree and was trained as a judge, and last year she served on the staff of former Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole.She said she wants to use her diverse background to work for all Alaska communities - cities, tribes...
Alaska rental laws could change under Republican proposal change the Alaska Landlord and Tenant Act for the first time since the early 1990s.HB282, sponsored by Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole, includes minor technical updates and serious alterations to the tenant act, such as a section authorizing...
State | AK legislature
Housing reform bill advances; would allow landlords to seize PFDs

...Tenant Act for the first time in nearly two decades cleared a House committee hurdle Wednesday.Sponsored by Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole, HB282 moved out of the House Judiciary Committee without objection."I really like the bill...
State | Local | AK legislature
Questions raised over Alaska Native language bill

...State Affairs committee.Currently, English is the only official language for official business in Alaska.Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole, said he worried others will read an intent in the bill that's not there.Isaacson made his statement...
State | AK legislature
Commission: Alaska needs power improvements

...Sullivan Plant 2 and Matanuska Electric Association's 171-megawatt Eklutna plant, among others.North Pole Rep. Doug Isaacson and other Fairbanks-area legislators led the discussion held in Anchorage.Pickett said the utilities and the commission...
Panel moves bill honoring Alaska Native languages

...what many saw as too much emphasis on the word "official."One of those in opposition of the original bill, Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole, said he worked with Kreiss-Tomkins on the bill's language so that the word "official" would...
State | AK legislature
Bill makes APOC complaints confidential

...elected office, and yet not make our behavior until proven guilty a version for the media to toss around," said Rep. Doug Isaacson, R-North Pole.When asked Wednesday about the possibility of defendants leaking information to get the case dismissed...
State | AK legislature
A 'different' kind of candidate the state would be less vulnerable to a collapse of the national economy. He praised North Pole Republican Rep. Doug Isaacson's bill to reform the Landlord and Tenant Act, but added that more could be done to encourage landlords to open more...
Photo: Unexpected delay

Lt. Gov. Loren Leman, right, does a crossword puzzle Monday as fellow Alaska Airlines traveler Doug Isaacson, mayor of North Pole, looks on at the Sitka airport. Several lawmakers trying to make it to Juneau for a special legislative...
Ethics panel dismisses complaint against mayor

...panel - led by Thomas McGhee, a former North Pole councilman - looked into pay advances provided to North Pole Mayor Doug Isaacson and his spending on gifts and a cell phone. Isaacson said the complaint was baseless and part of the game played during...


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