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Lawmakers approve $500K furniture budget

...Eagle River offices, which were over $21,000 a copy," he said.According to Hawker, the Senate president and House speaker will be in charge of their own furniture selections.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-11/lawmakers-approve-500k-furniture-budget
State
Student loans law failed by accident

...approved by a 19-1 margin. But it only had five sponsors in the House, and none were members of the leadership team. House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said it was a matter of running out of time on Day 95 when the Legislature had been scheduled...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-07/student-loans-law-failed-accident
State
Alaska Editorial: The 90-day legislative session isn't good for Alaska or its citizens

...appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Still not convinced that the 90-day legislative session is a bad idea?House Speaker Mike Chenault, a supporter of the shorter session, offered a revealing observation in a story in Sunday's Daily...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-29/alaska-editorial-90-day-legislative-s
Opinion
Extended session produces 116 bills

...When lawmakers devoted their time to statewide issues in past years, the number of bills passed typically dropped, House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said."People were concentrating on big issues that affected the whole state versus...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-29/extended-session-produces-116-bills
State
Legislature passes bill on AGDC appointment

...within his discretion under the constitution. Rabinow faces confirmation Thursday.Supporters of HB383, including House Speaker Mike Chenault, have said it was an oversight to not explicitly allow for out-of-state residents to serve on the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-16/legislature-passes-bill-agdc-appointmen
State | AK legislature
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...to the bill stating as much."I will do all that I can to stop any change into the current bill that we passed," House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, told reporters shortly after the Sunday night vote.But Democrats and others who remember...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-16/untold-reality-states-minimum-wage-deba
State | AK legislature
Success or bust?

...and they must answer any questions asked by officials throughout the process.The second bill, HB218, comes from House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, and aims to prevent illegal immigrants from getting lesser criminal sentences in order...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-27/success-or-bust
State | AK legislature
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm Bridge

...absent, Reps. Lora Reinbold of Eagle River and Bob Lynn of Anchorage. The vote was 20-18; 21 votes were needed.House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said he may not have waited as long to bring the bill back up if he had known earlier...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-25/tentative-education-deal-overshadowed-k
State | AK legislature
Legislature ends session

...and they must answer any questions asked by officials throughout the process.The second bill, HB218, comes from House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, and aims to prevent illegal immigrants from getting lesser criminal sentences to help...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-25/legislature-ends-session
Local | AK legislature
Hughes apologizes for news release headline

...garnered.She apologized Tuesday for the "poor choice of words" and said she was sorry if she offended anyone.She and House Speaker Mike Chenault took responsibility for the news release, sent from the majority office Monday after legislative passage...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-16/hughes-apologizes-news-release-headline
State | AK legislature

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