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Push Congress for child care help

...order to have a strong workforce, we need a strong system of support like CCDBG for our working families. As an outspoken advocate for education and a proud Alaska parent, I will continue to advocate for greater resources for every Alaska parent...
Legendary mountaineer to speak at the Baranof

As an outspoken advocate and practitioner of minimalistic alpine-style climbing, Oregon mountaineer Steve House is legendary for sprinting up a foreboding...

...traditional chief. John was born on Oct. 15, 1900, and was a self-taught and respected leader. John was an outspoken advocate for sobriety within the Alaska Native community and testified for Alaska Native land claims in the 1960s. He was...

...including Echo Bay, on the reopening of the A-J Mine, His family wrote that he loved working in mines, and was an outspoken advocate for the mining industry and for the growth and development of Juneau. He had a strong work ethic and a strong love...
Parnell adds $30.3M for school funding is tight. Rep. Bettye Davis, D-Anchorage, is vice-chairwoman of the Senate Education Committee and a outspoken advocate of the base student allocation included in the state's foundation formula for schools."I'm not trying to...
Closed-door budget meeting called first step to agreement

...people wouldn't have said what they said if the cameras were there," Porter said. Former Rep. Kay Brown, an outspoken advocate for open meetings during her nine years as a Democrat in the House, said she e-mailed several current lawmakers...
UA President Hamilton announces retirement

...richly deserved retirement." Regents chairwoman Cynthia Henry said finding a replacement for the articulate and outspoken advocate for the UA system would be a challenge. "What a magnificent run this has been," Henry said. "He was hired...
Baha'is: Primary voids vote vote their conscience," he said. Randy Ruedrich, chairman for the Republican Party of Alaska, has been an outspoken advocate of the six-ballot primary system, but acknowledged that ballot initiatives during a primary election could create...
Rep. Cissna objects to airport search demand

...searches have come under increasing criticism as the TSA has stepped up its airport security measures. Cissna, an outspoken advocate on health care issues, said she also has fought for the rights of assault victims for nearly 50 years. "The very...
Closing ethical lapses in Congress

...wife of a former aide have raised serious legal questions involving secret payments to the aide. Ensign, once an outspoken advocate of "family values," has resisted calls for his resignation. This is not fair to Americans, who have a right...


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