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Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...Gov. John Kasich, a Republican presidential candidate.Rep. Bob Gibbs, R-Ohio, said he would work with the House Committee on Natural Resources "to determine what can be done to prevent this action." Added House Speaker John Boehner...
Email troubles persisting, Clinton camp reassures backers

...Clinton. She had previously refused the request of a House committee investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya...This story has been corrected to show that a House committee investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya...
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Alaska lawmakers divided on public spending for art

JUNEAU - A House committee took no action Tuesday on a bill that would end a program guaranteeing state spending on public art.House State Affairs heard...
State | AK legislature
Alaska lawmakers to discuss right-to-die legislation

JUNEAU - A state House committee was scheduled to take testimony on legislation that would allow terminally ill patients to choose to end their lives with the help...
House discusses backlog of untested sexual assault kits

JUNEAU - A state House committee has heard about a backlog of untested sexual assault kits in Alaska.The House State Affairs Committee on Thursday discussed Rep...
Planned Parenthood: Decade-long harassment least for now - Planned Parenthood also told the House committee that it has not yet decided whether it will honor...Parenthood's initial decision against sending Nucatola to the House committee shows "contempt for the law against selling baby...
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House committee plans new draft of marijuana crime bill

JUNEAU - A new draft of the marijuana crime bill is expected in the House Judiciary Committee next week. The Senate in March passed a version of the bill drafted in the Senate Finance Committee that kept marijuana as a controlled substance in Alaska.
Reinbold booted from caucus

...budget bill last week, has been stripped of her membership in the dominant caucus and replaced on committees.A House Committee on Committees meeting - made up of House majority and minority leadership - convened Monday morning to announce that...
State | AK legislature
Clock stopped on daylight saving time repeal - for now

...MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, would take Alaska off of daylight saving time. The bill passed the Senate but is stuck in a House committee until next session.Critics of the legislation believe it will harm commerce in the state by pushing Alaska further...
State | AK legislature
Young proposes changes Magnuson Stevens Act

...said the changes allow fishery managers to address the economic needs of fishermen.The changes are the subject of a House Committee on Natural Resources meeting on Thursday. The bill, which could be amended during the meeting, does not yet have...


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