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My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...not forget that Parnell was not the only fox in the henhouse. He had considerable help from Sens. Kevin Meyer and Peter Micciche, both current employees of Conoco-Phillips who votes ensured that SB21 passed out of the Senate by one vote.Now...
Senator wants further review of permitting bill

...permitting bill be sent to the Senate Resources Committee for further review when the Legislature reconvenes.Sen. Peter Micciche, who held community meetings on HB77 last month, said his constituency does not support the bill in its current...
Soldotna tobacco shop goes viral in smoking ban debate

...testifying in the traditional way with complaints from a business owner, she decided to make a video directed to Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, the bill's sponsor, to show who the proposed legislation would affect, she said.The two-minute...
State | AK legislature
Proposal to buy Anchorage office withdrawn

...applied to the building but not to the ground and parking, or wanted more time to consider other options. Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, the council's vice chair, said he could not say what future councils might do or what the council...
State | AK legislature
Kenai assembly considers vote-by-mail elections

...Tuesday's borough assembly meeting.Last year, the borough saw about 21 percent of voters turn out, which Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, said is "dismal at best."While costs are estimated to rise if elections are held by mail, Smith...
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...she said."We've been sleeping in shifts at my house," she said.More than 200 people, including area Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, and Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, attended a meeting at Tustumena Elementary School in Kasilof...
Education a sticking point as session ends

...finished - also found staffers packing up offices and hallways dotted with boxes and bales of bubble wrap. Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, helped lead an Easter egg hunt for children of lawmakers and aides on the Senate floor earlier in...
State | AK legislature
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...folks realize that there really is not a benefit for those wishing for the initiative process to occur," said Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna.In the 1977 Alaska Supreme Court case Warren v. Thomas, then-Justice Roger Conner wrote, "the...
State | AK legislature
Analysis: Pension problems, proposals

...staff who has significant experience in this area really found - no fault in the governor's plan," said Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna. "It infuses some cash that helps not have today's debt be as much of an impact on our kids and...
State | Local | AK legislature
Students, teachers, parents rally against vouchers

...a partisan issue.""It's not a Democratic or Republican issue, it's an Alaskan issue," she said.Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, attended the rally to help him understand all sides of the issues at hand, he said. Micciche said...


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