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As Legislature goes into extra days, lawmakers share to-do lists

...the $47 million, and we insist on the $47 million," Mason said. Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-JuneauJuneau's Republican lawmaker said "education is the big issue right now.""We're in a position where we're trying to negotiate those...
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Alaska ad proudly ties Begich to 'Obamacare'

...contested Senate race.Begich joined all other Senate Democrats in voting for the measure in 2010, when not a single Republican lawmaker did so.He and Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana - another Democrat being pounded on health care in a state Obama...
More than 3,300 Alaskans sign up for insurance

...supported by the idea that healthy young Americans will purchase a bad product not suited for their needs." The Republican lawmaker said the latest numbers "show us America wasn't fooled by this Administration's smoke and mirrors...
Alaska lawmaker's son sentenced in drug case

...he's in a box."Lynn Gattis also spoke, telling Scott's mother they both have lost so much as mothers.The Republican lawmaker said her son has much to offer, given proper treatment. In issuing the sentence, Beistline said he was recommending...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...KATHY DYE THE JUNEAU EMPIRE A Republican lawmaker threw a safety net Reddit Archives A Republican lawmaker threw a safety net Wednesday...The Juneau Empire Online A Republican lawmaker threw a safety net Wednesday...
Legislature 2001: Bill alters exit exam

A Republican lawmaker threw a safety net Wednesday to high school juniors expected to fail a mandatory competency test next year. Sen. Lyda Green...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Republican lawmaker introduces legislation to lift wages to at least $6.40 By KATHY DYE THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The working poor have found a champion...
Primary knocks out House speaker candidate, another still hanging

ANCHORAGE - One Republican lawmaker hoping to be the next speaker of the state House lost her primary battle Tuesday while another held onto a narrow lead in a district...
State and local briefly

School construction package proposed JUNEAU - A $665 million bond package proposed Friday by a leading Republican lawmaker would pay for school construction and repairs, improvements to University of Alaska campuses, harbor upgrades...
Weyhrauch seeks to have trial separated from Kott

...Republican Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch of Juneau wants his upcoming trial on corruption charges severed from former fellow Republican lawmaker Rep. Pete Kott. Sound off on the important issues at The former lawmakers are scheduled to go to trial Sept...


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