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Alaskan leading Arctic discussion

...people on the Federal level that can help us advance our interests."Alaska's lone representative to the House of Representatives also weighed in on the appointments, saying Papp's appointment makes sense for the country."I have proudly...
Valley Dem clear for election

...question over democrat George McGuan's eligibility as a candidate for the Mendenhall Valley seat in the Alaska House of Representatives. According to the state, he's good to go.Capital City Republicans had urged the Division of Elections to...
Mallott's rural campaigning hits turbulence

...running for office in Alaska - including U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, and the Democrats' pick for the House of Representatives, Forrest Dunbar - Mallott has spent much of his time reaching out to rural Alaska voters in addition to those...
A 'different' kind of candidate

Peter Dukowitz is running as a Republican for the downtown Juneau and Douglas seat in the Alaska House of Representatives, but he's voted as "undeclared" for the last 25 years. His views on Alaska's future reflect that unorthodox...
Empire Editorial: Thank You for Not Voting

...the candidates will decide those four races, and those four races may decide control of the Senate. With the House of Representatives firmly in control of the Republican Party, control of the Senate will decide control of Congress.That makes...
Sealaska posts huge financial loss in 2013

...its land entitlement legislation, which has stalled after clearing the committee of jurisdiction in both the House of Representatives and Senate."Sealaska is financially strong," McNeil said. "We have good cash flow to sustain operations...
State | Local
Education reform bill becomes law

...respectively.The final figure is the product of a robust compromise and discussion among Republicans in the state House of Representatives and Senate who extended the session this year to hash out their differences. The Senate version of the bill...
State | Local
Lopsided funding in U.S. Rep. race

...going to need those things - and perhaps a bit of luck - if he is to unseat the most senior member in the U.S. House of Representatives.Not only does Young have the experience and name recognition to carry his re-election bid, but he also has...
Congressional candidate Forrest Dunbar talks issues

...the case.Why now? Why this run? You're a young guy trying to take out the most senior Republican in the House of Representatives?This Congress is fundamentally dysfunctional. I had an opportunity to live and work in Washington D.C...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...signed all of these bills yet, and he could use his veto power to nix any.???House bills (HB) start in the House of Representatives, but they can change form quite a bit before they've passed the House and Senate on their way to the governor...


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