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Pro-pot group gets support from some parents

...teens."The list of supporters includes Juneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl and former state House Majority Leader Kyle Johansen.Kiehl told KTOO that he would rather see public safety dollars spent on preventing domestic violence or on cracking...
Don't spend Gravina money yet

...canceling the Gravina bridge project, we should remember she agreed with Ketchikan's Sen. Bert Stedman and Rep. Kyle Johansen to put $46 million in the state budget to complete the Swan Lake-Tyee Lake Intertie. Sound off on the important...
Lawmaker questions pipeline potential

...Questions are being raised about the viability of a major natural gas pipeline in Alaska. House Majority Leader Kyle Johansen says he left last week's Energy Council meeting surprised to learn about the potential impact that shale gas development...
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Johansen, Millett get committee posts

...Republicans on the outs with their caucus have been given committee assignments for this legislative session. Reps. Kyle Johansen of Ketchikan and Charisse Millett of Anchorage were not admitted back into the majority caucus for the current session...
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Ballot question disclosure bill clears key panel

...organizing and influencing Alaska ballot initiatives is headed to the House floor. The House Finance Committee passed Rep. Kyle Johansen's bill Tuesday. Current law requires disclosures, but a Johansen aide says that's after a process that can take...
Speaker: No talk of letting exiled lawmakers in

...two exiled House Republican lawmakers back into the majority caucus. House Speaker Mike Chenault says he told Reps. Kyle Johansen, of Ketchikan, and Charisse Millett, of Anchorage, that the caucus would begin talking about whether to let them...
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House sticks with ocean ranger program

...with the environmental program that voters passed as part of the cruise ship tax initiative in August 2006. Rep. Kyle Johansen, R-Ketchikan, proposed changes to the program, however, that would have permitted rangers to be wastewater treatment...
Rep. wants release of coastal zone donors

...the organizers of a coastal management initiative to release their contribution list earlier than required.Rep. Kyle Johansen, R-Ketchikan, said the ballot group, the Alaska Sea Party, is following the law, which calls for quarterly reports...
Alaska editorial: Don't weaken ocean ranger provision in initiative

...keep Alaska's air and water clean. But the House Transportation Committee, chaired by Ketchikan Republican Rep. Kyle Johansen, has taken the ocean out of ocean rangers and turned them into port police, who would board cruise ships only while...
New law - right to know or attack on the system?

...are loopholes in the current disclosure process that allow groups to hide contributors," said House Majority Leader Kyle Johansen, a Republican from Ketchikan. He was prime sponsor of House Bill 36, which he dubbed the "Open and Transparent Initiative...


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