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Juneau Road not priority for Senate majority

...can't be overcome easily. It didn't make Gov. Bill Walker's pared-down capital budget, and Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said the Senate majority doesn't see the project as a funding priority in the upcoming legislative...
Empire Editorial: Road Without End

...removed from the sentence.The Juneau Access Project does not appear in Walker's capital projects budget, and Sen. Kevin Meyer told Empire reporter Katie Moritz that he doesn't expect it to be a "high priority" among legislators either.The...
Egan to caucus with minority

...leadership. During the meeting, incoming Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said Egan and Sen. Donny Olson, D-Golovin...follows for the upcoming 29th Legislature:? President: Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage? Majority Leader: John Coghill, R-North Pole? Minority...
State | Local
Alaska voters legalize recreational marijuana

...R-Wasilla, at a separate news conference responded with two words: "speed bumps."Incoming state Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said it's too early to say how lawmakers will respond."We were all kind of surprised and shocked...
Republicans hold Alaska Senate majority, organize

...Alaska Senate in Tuesday's elections and wasted no time choosing new leaders for the incoming Legislature.Sen. Kevin Meyer, of Anchorage, was selected by his GOP colleagues to serve as president, replacing Sen. Charlie Huggins, of Wasilla...
My Turn: 29th Alaska Legislature has new faces in new positions after election

...facing the Great Land.The Alaska Senate Majority will have 14 Republican members and a single rural Democrat. Sen. Kevin Meyer of Anchorage will serve as Senate President, a well-deserved role after decades of thoughtful public service including...
My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...latter, let's not forget that Parnell was not the only fox in the henhouse. He had considerable help from Sens. Kevin Meyer and Peter Micciche, both current employees of Conoco-Phillips who votes ensured that SB21 passed out of the Senate...
Not done yet

...million over three years outside the funding formula, which some lawmakers say is broken and in need of review.Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said the additional aid over three years would allow time for a study on how the state funds schools...
State | AK legislature
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...increase to the minimum wage."The people want this, and that's our job to do the will of the people," said Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage and co-chair of the Senate Finance Committee.Opponents are skeptical of the timing of the legislation...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Leave minimum wage to the voters

...Capitol: Speaker of the House Mike Chenault, Sen. Lesil McGuire (served in the House in 2002 and 2003), Sen. Kevin Meyer (served in the House in 2002 and 2003) and Sen. Gary Stevens (was in the House in 2002 and in the Senate in 2003...


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