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Lesil McGuire drops out of Lt. Governor race

The field has narrowed for lieutenant governor as Republican candidate Sen. Lesil McGuire announced late Monday she will no longer pursue the open seat."It is with a year's worth of thought, contemplation and visiting...
Empire Editorial: Help more Alaskans vote

...changes in state law that would make it easier for Alaskans to register to vote.Senate Bill 93, sponsored by Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, and House Bill 95, sponsored by five House members, would allow Alaskans to register as late as...
Chenault: Erin's Law won't pass this session

...they were also turned away.Gardner said Dunleavy told her he wouldn't add the bill to the schedule because Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, who is carrying the other Senate version of Erin's Law, was not in the building Thursday and couldn't...
State | AK legislature
Alternative Erin's Law bill gets first hearing

...Legislature right now - two sponsored by Democrats and two by Republicans. The one heard Wednesday is sponsored by Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, and also includes an opt-out option for parents.Erin's Law is inspired by childhood sexual...
State | Local | AK legislature
Senate keeps pot edibles on the table

...He said Alaskans were well aware of concentrates when they voted by a 53-47 margin to approve the measure.Sens. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage; Mia Costello, R-Anchorage; and Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, also spoke against the amendment...
State | AK legislature
McGuire waiting for investigator's report

...investigator before delving into allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the Alaska National Guard.Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, said by text message that she believes there is merit in waiting to hear those findings first and...
Senate panel discusses personal use fishing priority

...fisherman said he opposed it.Stoltze said another hearing on the bill would be held.Sens. Charlie Huggins and Lesil McGuire said they also supported the bill.State Fish and Game Commissioner Sam Cotten said the department did not have a...
Photo: Women of the Alaska Legislature

...Cathy Tilton, R-Wasilla; Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage; Rep. Lora Reinbold, R-Eagle River; Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage; Sen. Mia Costello, R-Anchorage; Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau; and Rep. Harriet Drummon...
State | AK legislature
Legislators take long weekend at halfway mark

...nine representatives and senators. This year, the Legislature sent only four - Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka; Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage; and Mia Costello, R-Anchorage, and Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage - but Senate chambers...
Governor weighs in on marijuana regulations

...Beverage Control board.That's the approach ABC board Executive Director Cynthia Franklin has suggested and that Sen. Lesil McGuire has indicated would appear in an upcoming bill.Walker also suggested that lawmakers consider giving the marijuana...
State | AK legislature


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