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Young not in running for Speaker of the House

...fulfill both obligations," Shuckerow said.On Thursday morning, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-California and the House majority leader) - presumptive successor to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) - announced he will not stand for the speakership...
After Boehner: Can House GOP be led? over 100 years, Boehner told stunned lawmakers he would leave Congress next month. He endorsed his deputy, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California. McCarthy is favored to prevail, though he quickly drew a challenger in Rep. Daniel...
Nation and World
House weighs military justice bill

...decided, and I hope this Legislature agrees, that this is worth it."Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage and House Majority Leader, said she thinks so. "Even though the cost would be increased, the cost to human lives will be decreased...
Medicaid expanded in Alaska it himself.The Legislature has the opportunity to call a special session to discuss Walker's action, but House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said in a Thursday interview she "(doubts) there's a desire to go back...
DOR: Perm Fund draw wouldn't impact 2015 PFD checks

...dividend at risk," Tuck said. "There's no need to go out of their way to avoid us that bad."Chenault and House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, did not return requests for comment.Department of Revenue Deputy Commissioner...
Joint session planned, bucking Walker

...Chenault said.It's not unusual in the Legislature for legal opinions to be sought on issues, he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett on Wednesday evening said that it had appeared that some of Walker's nominees could have trouble...
State | AK legislature
House approves marijuana control board legislation

...regulations mean clear enforcement," Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, said.The bill passed 25-15, but House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, asked for reconsideration after voting in favor of it. That means the House...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: An overdue ounce of prevention

...bipartisan efforts of two Republican and two Democrat legislators who introduced four versions of Erin's law. House Majority Leader Charisse Millett (R) sponsored and Representative Geran Tarr (D) co-sponsored HB 44 known as the Alaska Safe...
Walker backs off on Juneau session call

...Juneau."Even so, Kito said, "if we violate the constitution without consequences, does that make it right?"House Majority Leader Charisse Millett said in an interview last week that she had not requested a legal opinion on the special session...
Local | AK legislature
Gov. threatens layoffs without budget deal

...slashing education funding and turning away millions from the federal government to expand Medicaid in Alaska."House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, did not return a call for comment on the special session location or the...


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