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Group calls for session move costs

The nonprofit citizens' group trying to move legislative sessions out of Juneau wants a commission to study the costs now, not later. Alaskans for Efficient Government has filed a lawsuit against Gov. Tony Knowles for what they say is his failure to appoint the so-called FRANK Commission.
Palin picks Fairbanks for swearing-in

...of credit for that should be given to the original framers of our Constitution." Win Gruening, chairman of Juneau's Alaska Committee, called Palin's decision "entirely appropriate," even though it meant that her swearing-in wouldn't...
Capital advocates fear creep build a new "legislative hall" in the Anchorage area, introduced by Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Wasilla. Juneau's Alaska Committee was formed to oppose a capital move, but Chairman Win Gruening said while capital defenders need to be concerned...
Senator: Data shows state jobs are leaving Juneau

Juneau's state senator said he has the numbers to prove what many in town already suspect: State jobs are drifting away from the capital city at a pretty fast clip.
Petition to move session approved, vote drive begins

...Government. "It's high time the Legislature will be made accessible to the vast majority of the people." Juneau's Alaska Committee is laying out a strategy to defeat the measure. The anti-move group, which has fought similar efforts...
Assembly has duty to support road

...issue and we want to go on record acknowledging it and doing something about it. For nearly a quarter century, Juneau's Alaska Committee has taken a leadership role on capital-move issues. We depend on the Alaska Committee to conduct the research...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

The lieutenant governor also certified two other applications: One would allow same-day voter registration and another would allow municipalities to limit property taxes. Proponents of the measures have until Jan.
Legislature move gains traction

An attack on Juneau's role as the capital of Alaska took a step forward Thursday, when a key House committee passed a bill to build a new legislative hall, almost certainly outside Juneau.
Committee seeks new board members

JUNEAU - Juneau's Alaska Committee is seeking six or more candidates for election to its board of directors at its annual meeting Saturday, Jan. 31.


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