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Ferry system budget slashed in committee

...added some funding back to AMHS. That amendment was rejected."If it had passed, I would have approved the budget moving forward," he said after the meeting.The other members of the subcommittee are Reps. Shelley Hughes, R-Palmer; Mike...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers feast, dance with Juneau's Filipino community

...future expansion."But that takes time and planning, and money," she said. "One step at a time, and we're moving forward."She added during her brief speech that the FCI leaders before her have set the organization up for success...
My Turn Alaska needs Aerospace Corp. more than ever

...potential in a variety of commercial space businesses and medium lift payload opportunities. Today, we are steadily moving forward toward corporate independence, with a goal of operating without a need for state assistance. We are forecasting...
Same-sex marriage mixes with tribal sovereignty

...tribe's decision to develop its own marriage laws.In addition to expanding the tribal court, CCTHITA has been moving forward with a goal of creating land trusts for the benefit of its members through the Fee to Trust program, which has long...
DC moving forward with initiative for legal marijuana use

...initiative to take effect because it was enacted upon its approval by voters in November - before Congress intervened. By moving forward with legalization, the city now faces the possibility of a legal challenge either from Republicans in Congress or...
Subcommittee discusses Medicaid expansion

...government's ability to uphold its end of the bargain gave her pause.Davidson said she is comfortable with Alaska moving forward with expansion. She noted that the federal contribution rate after 2016 would be similar to that of infrastructure...
State | AK legislature
Russell Wilson: an elite QB who deserves an elite salary

...talent through traditional and unconventional avenues, the Seahawks will be fine managing the rest of the roster moving forward.The penalty for personnel mistakes will be greater, and the Seahawks won't always enjoy the extraordinary depth...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

...of Juneau, was seated in the passenger seat of his 2012 Subaru Forrester when he felt like the vehicle was still moving forward after the driver had just exited. Donohue then climbed into the driver seat to stop the vehicle from moving and...
Walker still evaluating Road project

...department still considers 2B to be the best option moving forward."I think what I would say right now ... is that...record of decision is 'no action,' then there is no moving forward; there is no retainment of any federal dollars...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: National Guard reform is on the way

...crimes don't occur again. Some key reforms are moving forward? Walker appointed Col. Laurie Hummel as the National...veteran, I applaud the governor and legislators for moving forward with reforms. Though abuses went on for far too long...


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