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Democratic incumbent touts her experience as minority whip, work across party lines

...Engstrom. She has more than tripled her opponent in campaign contributions, with $52,370. Kerttula serves as minority whip for the House Democrats and said if her party wins three more seats in the Nov. 2 election, it will gain an additional...
House majority, minority announce new organization

...Millett, R-Anchorage? Majority Whip: Bob Herron, D-Bethel? Minority Leader: Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage ? Minority Whip: Max Gruenberg, D-Anchorage? Democratic Floor Leader: Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage? Finance Committee: Mark Neuman...
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...minority leader and has been in the Legislature since 1986. Democrats chose Sen. Kim Elton, a Juneau Democrat, as minority whip and recommended Sens. Lyman Hoffman, a Bethel Democrat, and Donny Olson, a Nome Democrat, to serve on the Senate...
Kerttula to again head House Dems

...She'll be joined in the Democratic leadership by Anchorage's Berta Gardner, who will serve in the No. 2 position as minority whip, and Max Gruenberg, also from Anchorage, will serve as minority floor leader, said Mark Gnadt, minority press...
Plan may prevent layoffs at schools funding increases. "This is a plan so clever, if you pin a tail on it you can call it a weasel," said Senate Minority Whip Kim Elton, D-Juneau. "I think this bill needs scrutiny with not only a magnifying glass, we need a microscope...
Dems push back on oil tax cut proposals

...always be there, and the state needs to prepare for that day, said Rep. Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage. She's the minority whip, the No. 2 position in the House Democratic caucus. "Our mandate is to save what we collect for the future...
Kerttula selected to be minority leader

...Legislature this year to make unsuccessful runs at higher office. That opened the way for Kerttula, who was previously the minority whip, the number two position in the party leadership. Committee assignments, the other crucial detail for the upcoming...
Murkowski picked for Senate Republican leadership

...The five top Republican leaders are Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky; Sens. Jon Kyl of Arizona, minority whip; Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, conference chair; John Thune of South Dakota, policy committee chair; and Murkowski...
Education spending bill stumbles on Senate floor

...send to the school districts, but we are not busting the bank for anything except education right now," said Senate Minority Whip Kim Elton, D-Juneau. Schools wouldn't have seen more money until a bill that increases the foundation formula...
The New START treaty deserves to be ratified

...and independence. And our message is getting through to our target audience in Congress." Indeed it is. Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl, an Arizona Republican, is citing the foundation's studies. Other Republican senators expressing doubts...


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