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Begich bids emotional farewell to US Senate

JUNEAU - Democratic Sen. Mark Begich bid an emotional farewell to the U.S. Senate on Thursday, saying he was proud of the work he had done and urging...
Fiscal wiz banks on run for Senate seat

...and its people to another level by filing to run as a Republican for the state Senate seat currently occupied by Juneau Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan."He's just been in an appointed position, and nobody has decided to challenge him," Williams...
Senator proposes striking same-sex marriage ban

...option is superior, he said, because it gives Alaskans the chance to weigh in rather than being told what to do.Juneau Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan told the Empire he likes the idea, but doesn't think it will pass the Legislature."I support...
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House panel restricts funding for abortions

...using abortion as a form of birth control," said Karen Vosburgh, executive director of Alaska Right to Life. Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton objected that the bill is "substituting political judgment for medical judgment," and expressed...
11 named to panel to tackle salmon industry troubles

...members. In addition to Stevens, the members are: Rep. Gary Stevens, a Kodiak Republican, vice chairman. Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton. Ketchikan Republican Rep. Bill Williams. Sue Aspelund, executive director, Cordova District Fishermen...
U.S. Senate OKs armory funds

...appropriating $5.4 million for the university's share. The Legislature this year passed a resolution sponsored by Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton supporting a new armory in Juneau and calling for congressional funding. A university spokesman said...
Expert to check state Capitol security

...recommendations to the panel, which represents the Legislature's interests when lawmakers are not in session. Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton, who serves on the council, urged his colleagues to assess security in other Juneau structures as...
Petition groups hit the malls, Internet

...table a Nugget Mall, near the airport. Spanyers and Jesse Kiehl, a volunteer signature gatherer and aide to Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton, spent Friday collecting signatures for ballot initiatives for campaign finance reform and filling...
Legislature finishes up operating budget

...Juneau and outlying communities are also funded in the capital budget.Although he said he supports "the Road," Juneau Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan said he would have preferred to see the money marked for that project go toward an area frequently...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...can pay for their own, says Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton. Elton today...can pay for their own, says Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton. Elton wants...can pay for their own, says Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton. Home>Archives...


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