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Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...member questioning each change on the floor would make passing a budget extremely difficult or nearly impossible.Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said the House leadership will meet Monday to make a decision on Reinbold's...
GOP tries to undercut nuclear deal with Iran

...Republic of Iran" and presents itself as a constitutional primer to the government of an American adversary. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky's signature is on it, as are those of several prospective presidential candidates...
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Reinbold booted from caucus

...Reinbold had been replaced by other majority members on all but one panel - House Community and Regional Affairs.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, replaced Reinbold on the joint Legislative Council. Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel...
State | AK legislature
Republican rep bucks majority, votes 'no' on budget

...Alaskans by going after higher taxes," she said.Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said after...In 1999, then-Reps. John Coghill (now Senate majority leader), Jerry Sanders, Scott Ogan and Vic Kohring left...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Ending daylight saving time will leave Juneau in the dark

...legislature considered a bill that would eliminate the practice, but that bill died in committee. Idaho's House majority leader withdrew his bill covering daylight saving after realizing it was written in a way that violated federal law. Oregon...
Limits proposed for gas line group in alternate project

...Hawker, R-Anchorage, adding later: "We are trying to conduct the public's business in the public."House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, and a co-sponsor of Chenault's bill, said she and the other bill supporters...
State | AK legislature
Board to meet on marijuana emergency regulation

...Feb. 24.Lawmakers have been working on legislation to update state laws in line with the initiative, but Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said he didn't see a bill passing both houses by Feb. 24. A rewrite of a bill...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: An ounce of prevention

...Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage, sponsored the bill in 2014. This year she's co-sponsoring it with House Majority Leader Charisse Millet, R-Anchorage. Hopefully, bipartisan support in the House is enough to keep Erin's Law on track...
Walker: Nothing off the table in budget talks

...think everybody's in agreement, I think, that we need to make these budget adjustments first," he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said the focus of her GOP-led caucus will be on cutting the budget where possible...
Empire Editorial: Pass, then puff

...Recreational marijuana use becomes legal across Alaska on Feb. 24. The Alaska Legislature convenes Tuesday, and Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, a Republican from North Pole, has already predicted that marijuana regulation will be one of the issues...


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