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No DC gridlock for gay marriage, legal marijuana

...still "evolving." Under constant pressure from gay-rights activists, he endorsed it in 2012, and since then his administration has moved aggressively to maximize federal recognition of married gay couples even in states that ban same-sex...
Woman says Guard ignored rape complaints

...but that didn't stop criticism against the governor, who has made reducing violence against women a hallmark of his administration.Jones said not only were her complaints ignored, her confidentiality was breached and many of her fellow guard...
From the classroom to the campaign trail

...Mallott. I'm very focused in my role as lieutenant governor to amplify and help increase the effectiveness of his administration. He's someone I deeply respect and admire and can't wait to work for. I also see there's a lot to be improved...
My Turn: Alaskans unaware of their own wealth

...multiple LNG projects that compete with Alaska makes no difference to Parnell.SB21 is Parnell's legislation but his administration has failed to demonstrate basic competence in other areas. For example, with a net-profits system, audits are...
Fledgling nation goes to war

...Presidency in 1808 but before he took office the following year, the Embargo Act of 1807 was repealed. Madison and his administration began by prohibiting trade with both Britain and France. Then in May of 1810, Congress authorized trade with both...
Begich weighs in on Hobby Lobby, Iraq

...said it "depends on the day.""Around oil and gas, it's a little rough to say the least, because I think his administration was wrong," Begich said about Arctic resource development issues.He said his stance for Alaskan issues - such...
Parnell picks apart issues

...he says, problems began to surface in increasing frequency. Eventually it became apparent to the governor and his administration that change was needed."It's about the long term," Parnell said in describing his thinking behind SB21...
Governor picnic today at Sandy Beach

...chips, cookies and beverages will be available while the governor and his wife, along with the ranking members of his administration, visit with locals. There's no charge for attending.
Parnell defends timing of National Guard inquiry

...Anchorage Daily News reported.Early in his tenure, Parnell said halting assaults on women would be a focus of his administration.Parnell said he met with National Guard chaplains in 2010 regarding the lack of the service's response to reports...
More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...published in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner on April 20: More evidence came out Friday that President Obama and his administration aren't big fans of oil and natural gas development.It came in the form of an indefinite delay in a decision...


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