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Uber suspends ride-sharing service in Anchorage

...Sullivan said a sticking point in negotiations was insurance requirements for Uber drivers. He still hopes they can reach...subject drivers to the same background checks and insurance requirements as the taxi industry. The ride-sharing services...
Bartlett looks at future with health care reform care reform. Jones said the state's response has been to believe the courts will overturn the health care insurance requirement. "That concerns me a lot if our state's not going to be involved," he said. The board also questioned why...
Talkeetna Bachelor Auction may end

...scheduled for Dec. 2. "The more civilized we become in our day-to-day life, the more permits, the more insurance requirements, the more risk, the more time is required," said Russell, a small-business owner who's been the auction's...
Hospital leadership uncertain in new contract

...with the hospital in the city's interest," Storer said.He said some examples include indemnification, insurance requirements and a choice-of-venue clause that means disputes will be resolved in Alaska, not Tennessee where the company...
Government appeals judge's health care ruling

...federal judge in Virginia who struck down the insurance requirement. But while the first judge left the rest of the...that of the elected branches" by declaring an insurance requirement can't be imposed until people actually seek...
Begich and Obamacare

...Sen. Begich is inviting us to walk out on that newly exposed beach saying, "See, thanks to me, all the new insurance requirements are making healthcare more affordable and available." Meanwhile, the tidal wave of rising costs and unspeakable...
Obamacare and the risk of 'positive rights'

...personal mandate in Obamacare, policies that rely on coercion. As federal lawyers told Judge Hudson, the personal insurance requirement is the "vital kinetic link that animates Congress's overall regulatory reform of interstate health care...
New health commission to review costs

...expansion of Medicaid to cover the uninsured, the new health insurance exchanges, mandates for individuals to have insurance, requirements for employers to offer coverage, and subsidies for low-income individuals, Erickson said in her briefing...
Alaska to join health care fight

...amendment, saying it was so broadly written that it might ban Medicare. "If you look at Medicare, it is an insurance requirement," he said. "If you want to work, you have to pay into Medicare if you are employed or self-employed...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Private prisons pose new liability problem 6/23/97

...stance because state-hired companies have strict insurance requirements to cover lawsuits. He said he also believes...participating. ``There are some pretty hefty insurance requirements in these agreements,'' he said. ``That...


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