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My Turn: US Supreme Court has final say on Medicaid expansion

On July 30, Sen. John Coghill, R-Fairbanks, published a community perspective discussing the weaknesses of Gov. attorney from Fairbanks. He works for the Senate Majority under the direction of Sen. John Coghill.
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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...
State tells school districts it won't help pay for bonds

...For now, Hill said the district will apply for the state's major maintenance list and hope to be approved.Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, the majority leader, said the Legislature was dealing with a multi-billion deficit during the...
My Turn: The borderline personality of Alaska's GOP

...expand Medicaid. Anyone who read the July 30 Anchorage Dispatch News opinion pages should have expected it. Rep. John Coghill, R-North Pole, argued Walker likely violated state law. But despite his detailed legal analysis, this is just...
My Turn: Medicaid reform is the real red herring

...concluded "we need to embrace Medicaid reform and let reform be the plan for a healthy Alaska." Writing for Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, Chad Hutchison argued that expansion is too risky to consider because of the state's budget deficits...
Legislature votes to sue Walker, block Medicaid expansion

...Tuesday's Council meeting, Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said "the course of action is to...voteYES? Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage? Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole? Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski...
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Lawmakers vote to sue governor over Medicaid expansion plan

...needed to add the expansion group.State Attorney General Craig Richards, in a July 31 letter to Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, said the court didn't strike down the new required category - just the penalty for not complying with it."Just...
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces intent to expand Medicaid

...groups across Alaska.If Walker goes ahead with expansion, "that's going to be a fact," Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said, and probably not something that lawmakers would kill. "Then it's a matter of, what modifications...


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