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My Turn: Obama has another kind of climate change denial

...Obama came to address climate change and Sullivan doesn't think human activity contributes to it. But while our junior senator prefers to ignore the prevailing scientific consensus, I think the President has his own problem with accepting inconvenient...
Today In Sports History for April 24-25

APRIL 241945 - Albert B. "Happy" Chandler, junior Senator from Kentucky, is elected baseball commissioner by a unanimous vote of the major league club owners. Chandler is elected to a...
Sullivan talks federal regulations, military presence

...overreach and pushing for a continued military presence in Alaska are among his priorities.Sullivan, Alaska's junior senator, addressed a joint session of the state Legislature on Monday.Sullivan said his efforts to limit the U.S. Environmental...
My Turn: Threats about Iran damages our nation's trustworthiness might have been "some kind of quid pro quo tied to the negotiations" over Iran's nuclear program. Maybe our junior senator misunderstood the purpose of the 2015 Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. intelligence community. In any case...
Sullivan sworn in as new US senator

...Republican U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan was sworn in at the start of the new Congress on Tuesday, becoming Alaska's junior senator.An Alaska contingent that included Gov. Bill Walker and state lawmakers were in Washington, D.C., for the...
AFN president's criticism of Parnell unwarranted our AFN president is quick to criticize our governor, a statewide elected official, it appears our junior Senator Mark Begich gets a free pass. The AFN has passed resolutions over the years urging the federal government to respect...
My Turn: Begich hasn't lived up to Uncle Ted's legacy

...acknowledge that Mark Begich has not measured up, regardless of his name. This election, all that should matter is our junior senator's record. Everything else is just a distraction. ? Paulette Simpson is a Douglas resident.
My Turn: Another Subaru in a snow bank

...don't object to Democrats' recitation of the presumed intentions of the ACA, or their unwavering admiration of the junior Senator (no disrespect intended), which are laudable. However, there were two positions taken that are especially breathtaking...
Celebrating Dr. King and the road to equality

...important words were always part of his vocabulary: Respect and nonviolence," Smith communicated for Alaska's junior senator. More moving than the examples of how Dr. King inspired our statesmen were the personal stories from Patterson and Lt...
Three things to watch for in the Legislature

...on what's going on in Washington and how that could or does affect Alaska. Begich, a Democrat, is Alaska's junior senator. Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, delivered her address last month.Energy breakAbout one-third...


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