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Bill reroutes some permanent fund money to state operations

...Hoffman of Bethel, Georgianna Lincoln of Rampart, Donny Olson of Golovin and Ellis, Bettye Davis, Hollis French and Gretchen Guess of Anchorage. Voting in favor of the bill were Republican Sens. Taylor, Fred Dyson of Eagle River, Lyda Green...
Rep. Guess makes big decision on House floor

In the middle of a House vote on a bill dealing with constitutional conventions Tuesday, Rep. Gretchen Guess faced the most important question of her life. And it had nothing to do with the bill in front of her. Guess, an Anchorage Democrat...
Lawmakers extend session

After Rep. Gretchen Guess' fiance was introduced during a House floor session Tuesday, Speaker Brian Porter quipped: "Well, something significant is...
Senate OKs $2.4 billion for projects

...ambiguous allocation for the "purchase of a replacement aircraft" that could be used to buy the governor a jet. Sen. Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, attempted to alter the budget language to prevent the administration from buying a jet with that...
Committee approves bonds for virology lab and schools

...the ballot box or choose not to participate. Cities have until Oct. 31, 2006, to approve the projects. Sen. Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, said the bill focuses largely on major maintenance projects. "I think the concept of limiting...
Northwest Digest

...launched a bipartisan effort to limit regular legislative sessions to 90 days. Sens. Thomas Wagoner, R-Kenai, and Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, and Rep. Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks, have applied to petition for a 2006 ballot initiative seeking...
Consulting work pays off big for Alaska legislators overlap with the business of the Legislature. Financial disclosure reports show, for example, that Sen. Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, works for Alaska Communications Systems, a company embroiled in the telephone wars that often spill...
Prop would cut session to 90 days

...Leman calls for legislative sessions to be cut from 121 days to 90. The citizen initiative was sponsored by Sen. Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, and Rep. Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks. Ramras said they expect to...
Empire editorial: Shorter session makes sense for the state

...ties for fewer days each year if an initiative to limit legislative sessions makes it on the state ballot. Sen. Gretchen Guess, D-Anchorage, and Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, and Rep. Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks, are sponsoring an initiative...
Alaska editorial Shorter legislative session benefits all

...of them alone are trying to fix the dysfunctional way that Alaska goes about doing its lawmaking business. Sens. Gretchen Guess, an Anchorage Democrat, and Thomas Wagoner, a Republican from Kenai, joined with Republican Rep. Jay Ramras of...


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