Refine Search

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...
State | AK legislature
Begich could benefit from GOP's woes

JUNEAU - Democratic Sen. Mark Begich probably couldn't ask for a better start in his re-election campaign, with the state Republican Party emerging...
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...
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...
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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...chairwoman of the House Economic Development and Tourism Committee. Senate Bill 308 passed the Senate 14-6, with Juneau Democratic Sen. Kim Elton voting in favor. Under the legislation, the first five communities a cruise ship visits in Alaska...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback