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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, Rep. Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, and Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, were co-prime sponsors of the legislation.Thumbs up to Juneau Empire reporter Melissa Griffiths...
House Resources advances gas line bill

...R-Eagle River, said he thought Alaskans could take comfort that the committee did "good, hard work." Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, said she thought the bill was fair to all concerned.Other members expressed mixed feelings. Rep...
State | AK legislature
House Education moves 'Erin's Law' use with different age groups, Tarr said."Alaska is first in so many things that aren't good," said Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, a former school nurse.Former assistant district attorney Rachel Gernat of Palmer said one problem...
State | AK legislature
Grizzly bear may be vehicle plate option the list of options people can choose for an Alaska license plate.House Bill 293, sponsored by Republican Rep. Peggy Wilson of Wrangell, gives Alaska residents the option of having the bear on their license plates. The bill calls for a repeat...
House puts hold on education measure

...third-party review."How is this third party going to be picked, and what is the cost for their operation?" asked Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell.Tammie Wilson suggested her own House task force on sustainable education might be the best choice...
State | AK legislature
House Education considers delaying lesson standards another unfunded mandate we're asking our districts to do," said Chairwoman Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, felt a delay would be good for teachers involved."They need a reasonable time for in-service to...
State | AK legislature
House education panel delves into vocational-tech credits

...schools to the list were raised by Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, but she was not the only one with concerns.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, pointed to Southern Southeast Alaska Technical Education Center in Ketchikan as another potential candidate...
State | AK legislature
Division wants spill-prevention fund

...state; imposing fees on services funded through the account; and raising the surcharge on oil, something that Rep. Peggy Wilson noted the industry has resisted.Ryan told the subcommittee the division is working to get better numbers on where...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: Great plate debate

...Alaska 48 out of 51 when it comes to most attractive license plate; not much of a ranking, to say the least.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, has introduced a bill that would bring back license plates with a standing grizzly bear. That design...
Legislative roundup for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

...memberships but is not allowed to renew expired memberships.The House bill is sponsored by Reps. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau; Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell; and Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka. In the Senate it is sponsored by Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka...
State | AK legislature


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