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Tlingit, Haida tribes meet

...move toward a stronger tribal voice, CCTHITA has joined other nonprofit regional tribal organizations to form a coalition. A lobbyist was hired to represent tribal interests during this year's legislative session.Peterson ended his State of the Tribe address...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-16/tlingit-haida-tribes-meet
Local
Lawmakers consider spending $70 million for office building to house Anchorage delegation

...the land would probably cost about $2.1 million more.The building's owner, Anchorage developer Mark Pfeffer, hired lobbyist Bob Evans to represent his interests in LIO discussions at the Capitol, Stevens said.The council is opting not to break...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-14/state-investigates-spending-70-million-
State | AK legislature
In Anchorage mayor's race, a money trail leads to Juneau

...a largely uncompetitive Anchorage mayoral race, only $1,650 of that came from Juneau addresses.Reed Stoops works as a lobbyist in Juneau, and according to APOC documents donated $500 to Coffey this year."I think it's mostly a matter of just being...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-07/anchorage-mayors-race-money-trail-leads
State
Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

...got to know Kull when the inductee was around 80 as a citizen lobbyist herself, heartened to have the support and camaraderie of...Even after her second retirement, Kull was an active citizen lobbyist and Spartz and Clark said she would frequently attend hearings...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-27/alaska-womens-hall-fame-inducts-2-junea
Local
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...efforts.The smaller communities most affected by changes to revenue sharing typically don't have the money to support a lobbyist. Unless they're within an organized borough that has deeper pocketbooks, their only recourse is one used by thousands of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-29/alaska-legislature-makes-cuts-ripples-w
State | AK legislature
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...said it's difficult to draw a line between conventional lobbying or advocacy and education because much of what a good lobbyist does is provide information. He includes in that category paid lobbyists, ordinary citizens and legislators coming from a...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-15/lunch-and-learn-events-state-capitol-ra
State
Jeb Bush's emails detail donor communications

...contributing a grant.Another member of the inner circle gathered in December was Jim Blosser, a retired Fort Lauderdale lobbyist. He urged Bush to make appointments, ranging from a college board of trustees to a local school board.Blosser said citizens...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-13/jeb-bushs-emails-detail-donor-communi
Not For Web
My Turn: Lobbyist has extensive experience hurting Juneau

...Juneau Empire's story, "New city lobbyist brings extensive state experience...Jardell has a lot of experience as a lobbyist. I recall vividly his efforts to nix...Plywood Palace, Juneau1 LLC, which hired lobbyist Kevin Jardell to fight it. He used the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-09-26/my-turn-lobbyist-has-extensive-experi
Opinion
City narrows lobbyist search to five finalists

...interview five finalists for the state lobbyist position on Sept. 21.Juneau solicited...sought to fill as the city's state lobbyist, along with the necessary salary for...allocated funds available from the retired lobbyist's contract, and it was proposed to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-11/city-narrows-lobbyist-search-five-final
State | Local
Ex Murkowski aide Fuglvog now lobbyist

...prison for falsifying his fishing records is now working as a lobbyist.Arne Fuglvog represented four commercial fishing companies...months in prison and released last summer. He registered as a lobbyist on Feb. 1 this year, according to federal records.The story...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-05/ex-murkowski-aide-fuglvog-now-lobbyist
State

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