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My Turn: There is a progressive alternative to Cathy Munoz Rep. Munoz for her support of House Bill 139, a bill sponsored by House Democrats...expression. The unfortunate thing about House Bill 139 is that it never got out of its...Rep. Munoz voted in favor of House Bill 77 relating to issuance of permits...
My Turn: Sullivan fought to silence Alaskans

...record as the Department of Natural Resources commissioner.As commissioner, his most notable legislative initiative was House Bill 77, a controversial bill which came be known as the "Silencing Alaskans Act". Here is why: Section 1 of HB 77...
Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill

...the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center, and flanked by legislators and Native leaders, Gov. Sean Parnell signed House Bill 216 into law Thursday, which identifies 20 Native languages as official languages of the state."HB216 has become...
Empire Editorial: For governor of Alaska, Parnell is the right pick

...In a second term, we hope Parnell will guide the state toward greater government transparency. Parnell supported House Bill 77, dubbed the "Silencing Alaskans Act," which holds grave concerns for our editorial board. He oversaw the transfer...
My Turn: When in doubt, vote for bipartisanship

...the Pebble Mine, his administration's actions in support of the Pebble Mine speaks volume. In addition to pushing House Bill 77 (referred to by some as the Silencing Alaskans Act) and the activities noted above, Parnell even appointed the...
Letter: Dan Sulivan chose to prosecute Alaska Natives

...Alaska Natives didn't end there, however.As Department of Natural Resources commissioner for Alaska, Sullivan wrote House Bill 77. If the bill had passed, it would have taken away both our ability to reserve waterways for subsistence fishing...
Law regulates use of restraint in schools

...time, statewide standards for the use of physical restraint and seclusion on students in Alaska public schools.Before House Bill 210, which Gov. Sean Parnell signed into law in July, became effective Oct. 14, Alaska statutes were vague, allowing...
My Turn: House Bill 77 cuts permitting inefficiency that harms Alaskans

...passed the Legislature.However, DNR's efforts through House Bill 77 to increase the efficiency of our land and water-use...person's eligibility to appeal. We hope the amendments to House Bill 77 will remove the primary concerns that prevented its...
My Turn: Striking the Right Balance: House Bill 77

...door on Alaskans.Last year, the governor put forward House Bill 77 that, if passed by the legislature, will further...public lands, resources, regions and communities.House Bill 77 is just the latest effort to silence Alaskans. In...
People make up the state; strike down House Bill 77

...happening in Juneau right now with House Bill 77 and the Parnell administration's...Alaska's first public discussion on House Bill 77. It was supposed to be attended...Alaska Legislators, to strike down House Bill 77.Thank you Senator Stedman and...


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