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House passes bill pushing back annual disclosure deadline

...legislators. Hawker said the issue was brought to him by a public official in Anchorage and said he's spoken to others since...the people, the bill states.It also would allow a public official to request a waiver from disclosing certain information...
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APOC moves forward on updating fiscal reporting regs

The Alaska Public Offices Commission on Thursday approved an update to several regulations, including public official financial disclosure regulations. The most significant change in the disclosure update, according to APOC executive director...
Assembly hashes through portions of proposed disclosure ordinance

...Borough of Juneau Assembly's Committee of the Whole hashed through its proposed ordinance that could replace state public official financial disclosure laws, taking in consideration public opinion from the League of Women Voters forum last week...
Alaska Editorial: Sealing some criminal case records is bad for the public

...the dismissal of a criminal charge filed against a public official? How would a member of the public learn the details of the allegation against the public official? How would we learn that prosecutors had a strong...
'Choose Respect' and tribal sovereignty

...over reducing domestic violence.It is not hard to understand that Parnell has his priorities backwards. First, a public official should never endanger the life or safety of his constituents in pursuit of an ideological goal, such as Parnell's...
My Turn: Accepting Medicaid dollars would benefit Alaska

...revenue. This is especially obvious when one considers that no one - including the most ardently conservative Alaska public official - argues that Alaska should turn away the federal COLAs we enjoy, federal highway monies, or shutter our military...
A conscientious public official

...those options that are considered politically "safe" activities. Randy Wanamaker is just this kind of conscientious public official, and I am confident that he will conduct himself in the same manner as Juneau's District 4 Representative to the...
Mayor testifies on behalf of Roberts

...Thursday in front of a Senate panel in Washington supporting Supreme Court nominee John Roberts. "I do so not only as a public official who has observed his work up close, but also as a liberal Democrat whose views on several issues are likely at odds...
Wanamaker didn't let other side speak

...attributed some of his contributions to his support of development, I felt it was time to expose his behavior as a public official. Voters should know of his unfair treatment of concerned citizens. Sound off on the important issues at A year ago...
A call for removal

...are made to fall. In poor taste, Mr. Somerville made a inappropriate comment that offended Native people. As a public official, he should resign. To follow protocol, the person that appointed him needs to remove him and ensure that he resigns...


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