My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...than by someone whose primary expertise is administration and politics. Leaders aren't likely to make wise choices and succeed...Diplomatic skill Are you are sick of good old boy special interest politics? Do you agree that the ADF&G commissioner, assistant commissioners...
Empire Editorial: Climate change - it's 'a thing'

...laboratories and call for the ones that have to be put to use.Even if you're jaded by all the money being thrown around in politics and feel global warming is all just a bunch of malarkey, know this: It's time to move on from the dirty practices of the...
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda

...against the ADF&G and the Board of Fisheries, repeatedly accusing Fish and Game staff of making management decisions based on politics and not science. I also told him that Maw has repeatedly accused the Board of Fisheries of being corrupt or broken. I explained...
Empire Editorial: An ounce of prevention

...Finance (chaired at the time by Capitol-move supporter Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak), Merryn on her Facebook page blamed politics and "people on the committee that think this law is 'sex ed.'""I won't be returning to Alaska," she wrote. "I...
Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign

...but he admits there are many factors over which the industry has no control."Currency exchanges, international global politics and what not. But the whole idea of this marketing operation is to buffer that and to at all times have a preference for Alaska...
My Turn: Transparency for Juneau Access

...entire department. If that's what we get with a new DOT commissioner, maybe we'll finally see whether it's real facts or politics behind the argument that building the Juneau Access project best serves public interest. ? Rich Moniak is a Juneau resident...
Science, not politics needed at the Dep't of Fish and Game

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game management has equaled politics in Alaska and vice-versa, a trend that has to stop so all...Game's management needs.Again, we need to move away from politics.Dino SutherlandEagle River
Pioneering woman in politics reflects

...Broadway star. She would never get into politics, she argued."Back then, if you did...eventually go back on her word and get into politics - but she never stopped bucking the system...rolling in back in 1978, describing politics of the time as being "blood and guts...
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Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Jan. 12, 2015

...leaving Alaska Dispatch, Coyne has been a strong independent voice covering politics in Alaska. We hate to see her go. There are too few watchdogs when it comes to politics in Alaska, and she was a good one.Thumbs up to a good lunch. Last year...
Governor, Juneau delegation greet newcomers

...legislator who is also a bar owner. He owns the Blue Loon in Fairbanks and is originally from Boston."I decided to jump into politics because I really care about our community and our state," Wool said. "I feel like I'm starting college all over again...
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