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My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...political winds change. In my lifetime we have had six different Democratic presidents serving for 28 years and six Republican presidents who served for a total of 36 years. Just because Alaska is currently a "red" state doesn't mean it won't...
Mitt Romney rallies support for GOP

...Wildlife Refuge. He said that compares to when Alaska had two Republican senators, a Republican congressman and a Republican president for years and the refuge did not get opened.Jane Angvik, who was one of the protesters, said Begich knows the...
Obama withdraws Bristol Bay from offshore drilling

...upcoming plan for offshore leasing - or at least announced at the same time."According to the White House, Republican President Dwight Eisenhower was the first to use presidential authority to withdraw acreage from offshore drilling consideration...
My Turn: Your vote is free speech- think before you cast transportation infrastructure. Perhaps they too have carefully studied the writings of our first Republican president, Abraham Lincoln.? George Brown is a Juneau resident.
My Turn: Ryan budget means harsh cuts for Alaskans

...It also fails to take any meaningful action on jobs other than the same tired, "trickle down" arguments that Republican President George H.W. Bush once famously referred to as "voodoo economics."Particularly harsh are the cuts to veterans...
Chief justice is not a neutral umpire

...absolutely right. His understanding of that could be a major reason Roberts broke with the other justices appointed by Republican presidents and wrote for the majority that the provisions of the healthcare law fall within Congress's constitutional authority...
Neither business nor government built the Tongass

...And in Southeast Alaska lives a clue that goes beyond the President's message but came from the genius of a Republican President. It's called the Tongass National Forest.To begin with, both candidates took part of their opponent's message...
'50 Capitols in 50 Days' coming to Juneau

...and Thursday, and Alaska on Tuesday."I have always felt a strong connection to Abraham Lincoln, our first Republican president," Straub said, "because of his values, his commitment to saving the Union, and because of Lincoln's connection...
O'Connor: Discrimination ebbing

...state's highest court. Reagan had something to do with Fabe's appointment, O'Connor told her, although the Republican president left office more than seven years before Democratic Gov. Tony Knowles named Fabe. O'Connor, who turned 75...
Congress protests pledge ruling

...the Senate's confirmation of Bush's conservative judicial nominations. Democrats pointed out that it was a Republican, President Nixon, who appointed Goodwin to the appeals court in 1971.


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