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Alaska pot supporters make deal with opponents

...more than 46,000 signatures - about 30,000 were needed - to get the issue on the ballot.Chris Rempert, the political director of the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, says a person is much more likely to overdose on alcohol than...
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Sullivan way ahead of other Republicans, tied with Begich

...his last campaign committee.Of the $200,000 spent by Miller, about $54,000 has gone to the campaign's political director, Matthew Johnson of Chugiak, and Desoto has been compensated $22,000 for his work. Miller also paid Justin...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...anything has changed'' since a May meeting in which he told Bush he did not want to be considered. McCain's political director, John Weaver, said he called Bush campaign manager Joe Allbaugh on Friday and said, ``John's position has...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...profoundly appropriate areas of inquiry for the nation's media.'' Winnie Stachelberg, Human Rights Campaign's political director, put it best: ``The right to work free from discrimination is a cornerstone of `America's purpose' and...
In speech, Palin says she weighed abortion

...abortion rights said every woman deserves the chance to make her own choice. "If I didn't know any better, I'd say Governor Palin sounds remarkably pro-choice," said Elizabeth Shipp, political director at NARAL Pro-Choice America.
House Finance takes up operating budget

...those cuts would result in a violation of an agreement to settle a lawsuit over education quality.Tom Begich, the political director for the Citizens for the Educational Advancement of Alaska's Children, the group that settled the education lawsuit...
Both the economy, and the president, are in a deep rut

...well. As The New York Times recently reported, he has a habit of telling people he's a better political director than his political director and harbors an inflated opinion of his powers in other areas. But look at the political landscape...
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Oil overshadowing issue in state Senate races

...Leadership Committee, which aims to elect GOP candidates to state offices, plans to spend in the six figures. Political director Matthew Walter declined to say who the group would donate to but said the goal is to counter highly organized labor...
State Senate passes abortion bill

...had vetoed an expansion of the Denali KidCare program in 2010, saying it paid for abortions.Treasure Mackley, political director of Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest, said in a statement that the Legislature has better things to do in the...
School employees get early retirement option

...past. ``People can look at their future in a different light now,'' said Rick Helms, the Southeast alternate political director for the Alaska Public Employees Association/American Federation of Teachers. About 250 school employees in Juneau...


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