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My Turn: Separation of Oil and State

...are wasted on duplicative studies, lavish expenditures and excessive oil tax concessions while funding for education, infrastructure and critical services is threatened.Legislation is being steamrolled. Education bills are bypassing the...
Legislative leaders raise labor cost concerns

...counterparts in the private sector."The contracts will be considered in the context of "our duty to provide education, infrastructure, public safety and some level of health care," the lawmakers wrote. The governor and legislative leaders...
Funding cuts force SERRC to shed staff Juneau as it will have in other parts of the region," said Henderson. Juneau has an established adult education infrastructure that can pick up the work of the three lost employees, she said. "In Ketchikan and Prince of Wales and other...
Pro: Liberals must stand with the president

...spiraling into a depression. He expanded the Earned Income Tax Credit and made major investments in job training, education, infrastructure, clean energy, housing and scientific research. He saved the automobile industry.He forced the health insurance...
A Passover to remember - for Egypt

...than $28 billion in non-military aid in Egypt since 1975, including critical investments in healthcare, education, infrastructure and democracy promotion. These contradictions have continued since the Tahrir revolution, as the Obama administration...
School construction up despite reduced capital budget

...the capital budget by more than 20 percent this fiscal year, the State of Alaska increased spending on large education infrastructure work by 18 percent.Lawmakers appropriated $98.8 million to such projects for the state's 2014 fiscal...
Parnell underway with transition process

...interact regularly with each other. The seven transition teams will focus on natural resources; health and education; infrastructure; science, technology and communications; financial services and business investment; public safety and...
State should consider owning gas pipeline

...important today. At a time when Alaska's economy is stagnant. At a time when our ability to adequately fund education, infrastructure and the very future of our state is questionable. At this time, we Alaskans must accept the responsibility...
Empire editorial: Additional JDHS bond slated for special election

...Proposition C contribute to an unprecedented opportunity for Juneau to optimize its investment in the community's education infrastructure, which will place it on par with other population centers in the state. On the flip side, time could work...


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