My Turn: Obama's visit to the arctic

...agenda, I suggest the President save the manpower, taxpayer resources and countless gallons of jet fuel, and give that stump speech from somewhere else.? Don Young, a Republican, serves in the U.S. House of Representatives.
My Turn: Medicaid expansion is a good thing

...he made the right decision.? Rep. Adam Wool is a Democrat representing Fairbanks District 5 in the Alaska House of Representatives and has owned and operated small businesses in for the last 30 years.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 27, 2015

...texture.Thumbs down to Rep. Don Young. Last week, Rep. Don Young voted by mistake.On July 23, the U.S. House of Representatives took up a bill that would gut state labeling laws that cover genetically modified organisms. For 10 years...
Murkowski, Sullivan vote for revised surveillance law

...telephone or Internet provider.Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska and the state's lone delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives, previously voted for the Act when it passed the House in mid-May.
My Turn: Red Chris mine poses great risk

...continue to practice recreational traditions like salmon derbies, to stand up and make your voices heard on this very important issue.? Dan Ortiz is an Independent representing Ketchikan in the Alaska House of Representatives.

...think are worth sharing:? In the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday, there was what Capitol Hill news...handful of votes, 206-222.? The Delaware House of Representatives has voted to decriminalize marijuana possession...
Nancy McMullen

...R Block, and started working for the Alaska State Legislature in 1999 as an Assistant Chief Clerk for the House of Representatives. Nancy formally retired from the State in 2014, but continued to work through April, 2015.Nancy was a frequent...
House agrees on budget

...Right before 1 a.m. Saturday morning, something remarkable happened.Republicans and Democrats in the Alaska House of Representatives came together and voted on an operating budget for the fast-approaching new fiscal year, passing it 32 to...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: HB 115 a political stunt and nothing more

...bill is unconstitutional," wrote Alpheus Bullard, legislative counsel for the state.On Monday, the Alaska House of Representatives passed House Bill 115 anyway.HB 115, written by House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, would require...
Opinion | AK legislature
State workers to get layoff warning sent to state workers today after the Alaska Senate appeared ready to blow up a deal reached in the Alaska House of Representatives early Saturday morning.On Sunday afternoon, the Senate Finance Committee agreed to substitute its own version...
Local | AK legislature


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