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District 11 - Republican, North Pole 1-877-465-3719 E-mail: Session contact info: State Capitol, Room 214, phone 465-3719...
Parnell picks Coghill to replace Therriault

...Gov. Sean Parnell on Thursday picked state Rep. John Coghill to replace Gene Therriault as state senator from District...lieutenant governor in the Walter Hickel administration. John Coghill Jr., 59, was elected to the state House in 1998...
Legislative expansion moves forward

...formally passed the state Senate Thursday, after Sen. John Coghill decided against changing his vote. The measure calls...Legislature by 12 seats. It passed 14-5, but Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, asked for reconsideration, giving...
Education a sticking point as session ends

...the 90-day session.Sunday marked the scheduled end of the session, and by late afternoon, Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said House and Senate leadership were still pretty far apart on education. He said lawmakers planned...
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UA regents take no stand on Senate gun bill

...allow the legal concealed carry of firearms on University of Alaska campuses.Senate Bill 176, sponsored by Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, would prohibit the university from enacting any firearms bans on its campuses with the exception...
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Resolution honoring Pledge of Allegiance moves

...anniversary for the use of "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance.The resolution, sponsored by Republican Sen. John Coghill of North Pole, says the phrase "under God" was formally read into the congressional record on June 14, 1954. It...
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Alaskans ask Legislature to open UA campuses to guns

...2007.The comments came during a Senate judiciary committee hearing on SB176, sponsored by committee chairman Sen. John Coghill, R-Fairbanks. The bill would prohibit the UA board of regents from maintaining policies that prohibit guns on campus...
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Students fire back at concealed carry bill

...will it ever be, to have open carry on campus. We have no interest in that," said Hans Rodvik, an intern for Sen. John Coghill, A Fairbanks Republican and sponsor of SB176.Rodvik, a junior political science major at the University of Alaska...
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Gov signs 'medically necessary' abortion bill

...standards, when it is appropriate for the people of Alaska to pay for a truly medically necessary abortion," said Sen. John Coghill, R-Fairbanks and one of the bill's primary sponsors.Under the bill, public dollars will only pay for abortions...
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Senate Education continues work on governor's bill

...later by the Senate Finance Committee.The Education Committee also will consider Senate Bill 113 sponsored by Sen. John Coghill. The measure by the North Pole Republican calls for a 50 percent increase in state assistance to boarding schools for...
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