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Senate Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor suggested Thursday that it would be appropriate to impeach Gov. Tony Knowles if he does not appeal the Katie John...
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Taylor backs off on new commission

For about five hours today, Senate Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor had a monkeywrench firmly inserted into the gears of the special legislative session. Taylor proposed a new Telecommunications...
Special session: Taylor proposes new commission for 'phone wars'

In a surprise move, Senate Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor this morning proposed a new Telecommunications Commission of Alaska to handle "phone wars" cases. Taylor, a Wrangell...
House committee passes partial birth abortion bill

...comments Monday in the House Judiciary Committee. Rep. Nancy Dahlstrom, R-Eagle River, left, and House Judiciary Chairman Jay Ramras, R-Fairbanks, listen. A House committee approved a proposal Monday that would make performing a...
Amendment would kill gay benefits

...nullify a court decision ordering the state to pay benefits to the same-sex partners of its employees. Senate Judiciary Chairman Ralph Seekins, R-Fairbanks, told the Legislative Council Thursday evening he has a draft constitutional amendment...
Dept. of Law criticizes bill on electronic records

...11-page memo on the five-page bill. The testimony on the bill, introduced Feb. 1, surprised committee members. Judiciary chairman Sen. Hollis French said he was "astonished" by how long it took the Department of Law to point out what it considered...
Regional News
Empire editorial: Welcome back, legislators!

...for the RCA to avoid an automatic sunsetting of regulatory operations. Throughout the regular session, Senate Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor steadfastly stood in the way of settling the fate of the RCA by refusing to hold hearings on pending...
Special session gets under way

...days. The House overwhelmingly passed a four-year extension of the RCA during the regular session, but Senate Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor blocked the bill in that chamber, with the support of Senate President Rick Halford. Without legislative...
Legislators seek to increase their budgeting power

...the Knowles administration's refusal to consider a hiring freeze in the face of a billion-dollar budget gap. Judiciary Chairman Robin Taylor, a Wrangell Republican who is running for lieutenant governor, said he's "shocked" by the administration's...


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