http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Obama's trade bill narrowly clears key hurdle

...came from a solid phalanx of Republicans and more than a dozen Democrats...agreement that Cantwell, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South...doesn't lapse at a time Republicans hold the majority in Congress...business-backed legislation, and Republicans hold 245 seats in the House...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-22/obamas-trade-bill-narrowly-clears-key
Not For Web
Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Baltimore man

...to violence and looting. In the wake of the riots, Democratic Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake implemented a curfew and Republican Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency.Mosby said prosecutors presented evidence to the grand jury for the past...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-22/prosecutor-6-officers-indicted-death-
Not For Web
First special session concludes

...second special session in Anchorage.Though Munoz voted "no" in the poll, the House majority was able to capture uncaucused Republican Eagle River Rep. Lora Reinbold's vote to get the number it needed.On the Senate side, all majority members voted for...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-22/first-special-session-concludes
State | Local | AK legislature
Paul protests Patriot Act for hours

...occasionally allowing Republican and Democratic senators...The issue has divided Republicans and Democrats, cutting...338-88, and House Republican and Democratic leaders...and several other top Republicans prefer to simply reauthorize...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-21/paul-protests-patriot-act-hours
Not For Web
DOR: Perm Fund draw wouldn't impact 2015 PFD checks

...avoid that option."I think the public is going to judge us on how successful (the majorities) are," Josephson said. "Republicans could be doing themselves some damage by taking money from the source where Dividends are paid. We don't want to do them...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-21/dor-perm-fund-draw-wouldnt-impact-2015-
Local
Obama: Climate change a security threat

...GOP-led Congress and faces a number of legal challenges. Many Republican lawmakers either have denied the science of climate change...the issue, saying they could hurt the U.S. economy.The Republican chairmen of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-21/obama-climate-change-security-threat
Not For Web
Facing $1B deficit, Arizona limits welfare

...support earlier this spring from Republicans, with just one Democrat voting...benefits after five years. And Republican leaders are suing their own state...money comes in a block grant, and Republicans want to use it instead for agencies...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-19/facing-1b-deficit-arizona-limits-welf
Not For Web
House OKs funding for Capitol Hill

...of government agencies. It may have a low profile, but Republicans controlling the House have been careful to protect rank-and-file...Democrats say they'll oppose most spending bills because Republicans are not providing domestic programs with budget increases...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-20/house-oks-funding-capitol-hill
Not For Web
My Turn: Will rise of nonreligious reshape US politics?

...growing less religious. Republicans consistently do well among...Protestants, the core of the Republican base since Ronald Reagan...the electorate and voted Republican by a four-to-one ratio...vote are more likely to be Republican, and their non-white counterparts...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-20/my-turn-will-rise-nonreligious-reshap
Opinion
Clinton urges State Dept. to speed release of emails

...government have enabled Republicans to work at feeding perceptions...spokeswoman for the Republican National Committee...fueled criticism from Republicans who say she's dodging...that has consumed the Republican presidential field in...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-20/clinton-urges-state-dept-speed-releas
Not For Web

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING