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Alaska Editorial: Word as bond

...he planned to act as governor.We will, however, offer advice: Be careful.When you discuss an issue as a political candidate, you are essentially writing a check to Alaska communities and saying, "you can't cash this now, but if you...
My Turn: Pure politics in the Alaska retirement systems

...governor and chief architect of the giveaway use fiduciary funds to do what amounts to political advertising, for one political candidate.One need not wonder why the public really has lost trust in the whole political industrial complex process...
More than glitz and glamor

...Mama Jose, died Aug. 19 at the age of 90, leaving quite a legacy - he was a WWII veteran, the first openly gay political candidate and a revered civic organizer and activist.At a statewide level, Hyre said, ICOAA supports the community with...
Hitting 400 ppm in CO2 marks a milestone for the millions. What is our response? Yale and George Mason University, three out every four Americans say they would be more likely to vote for a political candidate who supports a "revenue neutral" tax. More importantly, 33 countries and 18 sub-national jurisdictions will...
My turn: Big Money needs to get out of Alaska politics

When was the last time that you wrote a $1,000 check to a political candidate? How about a $10,000 check to the political party of your choice? If you're like most Alaskans, the answer is never. Yet...
Campaign bullying doesn't work

...smug, yet soon snarling voice lob insults at a political candidate and his or her party. (There have been a number...with different speakers.) The speakers accuse a political candidate of various crimes, and then, as a kind of after-thought...
Doyon, Limited endorsing Murkowski write-in bid

...Republican's write-in campaign to keep her job. Doyon says this is the first time it has publicly endorsed a political candidate. President and chief executive Norman Phillips Jr. says Murkowski has a proven track record that "benefits all...
Regional News
Congratulations on delivering Juneau

...parade should be an enjoyable family event, not a venue to ridicule the president, or, for that matter, any political candidate. The political season was nasty enough; why not let the parade be a respite from the harsh partisanship? I questioned...
Take a hike across a clear-cut forest

...must only come from much higher up in the conservative political hierarchy. Can it possibly be from a particular political candidate who is quite chummy with industrialized lumber corporations? And where can I possibly see this poster for the...
AFN, corps., other groups do not speak for all Natives endorse a candidate for the office of U.S. Senate. The Bristol Bay Native Corp. also recently endorsed a political candidate for the U.S. Senate. If anything, those endorsements divide the Alaskan Native community since many of us...


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