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Lawmakers to scrutinize budget, pot and Medicaid

...at the current per-pupil funding formula.Alaska doesn't have a state sales or personal income tax, and Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, said he'd like to keep it that way."In order to do that, we have two choices, and that is...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-19/lawmakers-scrutinize-budget-pot-and-med
State
Legislators file first round of bills

...unconstitutional and is no longer in effect.) Would appear on the 2016 general election ballot. Senate bills? SB 1 - Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Kenai - Increases the number of places where smoking is prohibited.? SB 2 - Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-11/legislators-file-first-round-bills
Local | AK legislature
My Turn: Walker needs to get back to thinking outside the box

...was commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development. I have also discussed this idea with lawmakers." My Sen. Peter Micciche even borrowed a book I own to consider this outside-the-box thinking. Few politicians are statesman today. They...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-01/my-turn-walker-needs-get-back-thinkin
Opinion
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-18/kenai-assembly-considers-vote-mail-elec
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-25/residents-prepare-evacuate-fire-grows
State
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...

http://juneauempire.com/weddings/2014-04-21/education-sticking-point-session-end
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-16/untold-reality-states-minimum-wage-deba
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-04/proposal-buy-anchorage-office-withdrawn
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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-30/analysis-pension-problems-proposals
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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-02-18/alaskans-rally-against-vouchers
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