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My Turn: Ax the timber budget

...than workers in the woods. Taxpayers fund the seemingly endless establishment of expensive advisory bodies selected to rubber stamp government timber expenditures. There's more. The federal contractors who help to implement the program cost as much...
My Turn: Getting further into the fireweed

...right, and in my opinion it's presumptuous for anyone to think that, upon acquiring property, the city would simply rubber stamp a rezoning request.When Bicknell purchased the property, all 82 acres were zoned as "rural reserve." And although...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 2

...after typing up "official" letters. He sneaked into the desk of the dean's secretary and "borrowed" the official rubber stamp to authenticate the letters.Coming up with the money was more difficult - 2,800 rubles was almost twice what the...
My Turn: Who are Begich and Sullivan fighting for?

...C." Dan Sullivan said when he kicked off his campaign for the U.S. Senate. "We don't have that. We have a rubber stamp." He is, of course, referring to Sen. Mark Begich, the incumbent sitting across the partisan divide with President...
Nominee for energy regulatory post withdraws

...radical advocacy and regulatory bias was too much to overcome, even for (Senate Majority Leader) Harry Reid's rubber-stamp Senate," Pyle said.Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., called Binz's withdrawal a "victory for...
Putin says he may seek 4th presidential term

...back on Russia's post-Soviet democratic achievements, sidelining the opposition, reducing the Parliament to a rubber stamp and establishing tight control over the media. He insisted that Russia, only two decades away from the fall of the...
Obama misleads on surveillance

...the assertion that the NSA can't monitor particular people without court authorization. The secret FISA court is a rubber stamp.When Obama ran for president in 2008, he said Americans shouldn't have to choose between privacy and security. Now...
Juneau Public Library book review winners

...8Molly Saves the Day by Valerie Tripp"She (Molly) swam underwater with a can of worms."Personalized stamp from the Rubber Stamp Co.Douglas library: 17 entriesBrianna Frisby, 12The Prince Who Fell From the Sky by John Claude Bemis"At the end...
Some Dems keep distance from Obama as 2014 nears

...released an online video showing her with the president on Air Force One. "She's always been Barack Obama's rubber stamp," the announcer says.In Alaska, Democratic Sen. Mark Begich has not asked Obama to campaign for him. If Obama...
Summer reading: Had us a blast

...Mountain Shop, Gold Town Nickelodeon, Gross Alaska Theatre, Hearthside Books, Juneau's Imagination Station, Juneau Rubber Stamp Co., McDonald's, Mount Roberts Tramway, Nugget Alaska Outfitters, Observatory Bookstore, Peer Amid Beads, Rainy...


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