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State leaders hustle to get a quorum Juneau, the inconvenience has been minor. For other legislators, the special session has turned into a multiday saga of canceled flights and waiting for weather to clear. Pat Forgey can be reached at .
Sen. Stevens may be more techno-savvy than one of his critics

...Abraham Lincoln. Young used the quote to buttress his view that congressmen who oppose the president should be "arrested, exiled or hanged." He has since acknowledged the error. Pat Forgey can be reached at .
Two Juneau lawmakers sponsor bills to tighten state ethics laws

...requirements. Weyhrauch said he thinks the timing is better this session than it was then. "Maybe the light is shining brighter than when I introduced those bills," he said. Pat Forgey can be reached at .
Records show developer placed lawmakers on company payroll

...Anderson said his duties for Marlow involved municipal projects. Anderson's December 2006 federal indictment lists numerous criminal allegations but makes no mention of Marlow. Pat Forgey can be reached at .
Alaska to fight cruise tax challenge

...injunction to stop collection of the tax. Geldhof said despite the possibly misspent money, it's unlikely a judge would invalidate the entire tax on that basis. Contact reporter Pat Forgey at 523-2250 or at
State regulators find fault with Outside mailer

...and never got a return call, he said. Miles said no one on her staff remembers receiving such a call, which would have automatically been forwarded to a senior staff member. Pat Forgey can be reached at .
House speaker tightens ethics rules

...federal bribery and extortion charges. He has pleaded not guilty and is awaiting trial. Berkowitz made his speech right after Harris took a phone call, Kerttula said. Contact Pat Forgey at 586-4816 or
State legislators challenge Palin's budget proposal

...income levels for those between 175 percent and 250 percent of the poverty level. "We must add an element of personal responsibility into these programs," he said. Contact reporter Pat Forgey at 586-4816 or at
Legislative hall bill advances

...Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, and Bob Roses, R-Anchorage. Voting against it were Doll and Gruenberg. Rep. Kyle Johansen, R-Ketchikan, was absent. Reporter Pat Forgey can be reached at 523-2250


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