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Tuck: Budget deal doesn't seem any closer

JUNEAU - House Minority Leader Chris Tuck says he doesn't believe lawmakers are any closer to a budget deal, with days to go before notices...
House Democrats, Walker see Medicaid expansion as priority

JUNEAU - House Democrats said Tuesday that Medicaid expansion would be a key piece to winning their support to authorize any draw from Alaska's...
Chenault sees relationship with gov going nowhere but up

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault sees his relationship with Gov. Bill Walker going nowhere but up.He told reporters the relationship probably...
State | AK legislature
House passes bill to honor firefighters

JUNEAU - House lawmakers want a day to honor firefighters.The Alaska House has passed a bill introduced by Anchorage Reps. Bob Lynn and Matt...
In rural Southeast, big ideas for housing assistance

...centers, like the one Youmans hopes to build, and at least one private home exists in Juneau.Julie Delaplain bought a Juneau house in 2009 after she realized the need for senior living. She now accepts up to three seniors at a time, people completely...
Chenault questions Fish and Game process

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Friday questioned the nominating process for Fish and Game commissioner and the treatment of finalist...
Not done yet

JUNEAU - House and Senate negotiators on Tuesday worked toward resolution on an education bill that's been prolonging the legislative session...
State | AK legislature
House speaker pushes for minimum wage bill

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Thursday said legislative passage of a bill to raise Alaska's minimum wage would guarantee that wages...
State | AK legislature
Chenault to propose AGDC amendment

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Monday said he plans to propose allowing out-of-state residents to serve on the board of directors...
State | AK legislature
Rep: Legalized pot will bring 'unintended consequences'

JUNEAU - House majority members on Thursday were asked about the potential tax revenues for the state should voters approve an initiative this...
State | AK legislature


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