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My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...margin and went on to become law. As vice-chair of the Senate Finance committee and chairwoman of the Legislative Budget and Audit committee, Fairclough is responsible for vetting and reviewing how many of Alaska's tax dollars are spent. It's...
Parnell calls committee pension plan 'immoral'

JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell on Thursday said a House Finance Committee proposal to address the teachers' retirement system is "immoral" and shifts the obligation to future generations.
State | AK legislature
Former Gov. questions gasline partnership

...equity portion of the gas line ..."The letter is dated the same day Roger Marks, a consultant for the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee, presented a report to the House Resources Committee that questioned whether or not the state needed...
State | AK legislature
Committee approves audit on ferry repairs

JUNEAU - The Legislative Budget and Audit Committee has approved a Kodiak lawmaker's request for an audit surrounding repairs to the ferry Tustumena.Laura Pierre, an aide to...
State | AK legislature
Senate Majority announces new leadership, committee chairs

...Pole)Transportation: Senator Dennis Egan (D-Juneau)Education: Sen. Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak)Legislative Budget and Audit Committee: Senator-Elect Anna Fairclough, (R-Anchorage/Eagle River)Legislative Council: Senator-Elect...
Controversial bear-hunting bill will likely die in committee

...state's roughly 550 registered and master guides and 230 transporters. The bill was introduced by the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee based on a state audit that reported that oversight of guiding had lessened since the board was dissolved...
Feds say they'll stay out of gas line competition

...Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Department of Interior spoke to the joint Legislative Budget and Audit Committee about the $20 billion project on Wednesday. Department of Interior representative Drue Pearce said her...
State may use terror funds for governor's jet

...Thursday asked the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee - the Legislature's...June 22. But the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee can review any fiscal...who serves on the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee, said the final judgment...
Shaking up views of gas pipeline

...the room," said Sen. Kim Elton, D-Juneau, who flew to Anchorage to hear the advice. The joint Legislative Budget and Audit Committee held a two-day session in Anchorage Wednesday and Thursday to hear for the first time advice from its...
State Briefs

...of line-item vetoes." Clark said he will work with the Legislature to recoup the funds through the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee's revised program legislative process, which approves program revisions and receives and expends funds...


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