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Election Day turns into night of the Sullivans

...second-place Phil G. Stoddard, who claimed almost 17 percent. Mallott will be running alongside Alaska Senate minority leader Hollis French who beat fellow Democratic challenger Bob Williams with about 64 percent of the vote for a lieutenant...
From the classroom to the campaign trail

...governor.In Tuesday's primary, Williams faces an same-party opponent with a lot of name recognition: State Senate Minority Leader Hollis French. Williams sees himself as someone able to transcend party lines and bring groups of people together...
Two Democrats vie for Lt. Gov. position

...winner, Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan, in the November general election.The Democratic candidates are state Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams. Sullivan faces token competition.Alaska's current...
A 'different' kind of candidate

...appointed representative, Democrat Sam Kito III, would be easier. He filed his letter of intent to challenge former minority leader Beth Kerttula in November 2013, before she resigned to accept a Stanford fellowship.In recent days, Dukowitz has...
Parnell signs budget bills, makes no vetoes

...might be gone, Parnell said it could be next fall, given how subject the state is to the vagaries of oil.Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, said the oil tax cut and budget are dangerous for Alaska's economy."You always...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...the highest-profile contested race heading to August is that for lieutenant governor, featuring state Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams.Forrest Dunbar has been the more active Democratic...
Senate candidates weigh in on same-sex marriage

...constitution. A proposed constitutional amendment to strike Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage, submitted by Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, didn't go anywhere during the last legislative session.These questions were posed...
Not done yet

...about $650 over three years to help districts stave off cuts."There's a simple fix to this stalemate," Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, said in a statement Monday. "Do what schools, teachers, parents, students, and...
State | AK legislature
Education a sticking point as session ends

...said."All the legislative pieces are in place to finish on time. All we need is some strong leadership," Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, said in a statement.If work runs past midnight, the placement of initiatives on...
State | AK legislature
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...said Rep. Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage and the House minority leader.The claims of political motivations go both ways...said Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage and the minority leader. "We see this as an election year ploy, and we're...
State | AK legislature


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