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Lawmakers plan work on marijuana bills over interim

...prohibiting marijuana businesses or limiting hours of operation, for example.That bill was sent back to the Senate Rules Committee after the version that passed the House didn't have enough votes to pass in the Senate.Coghill said the sticking...
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...the ethics law doesn't define legislative purpose.Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, and chair of the House Rules Committee, said he started Lunch and Learns while on the House Resources Committee to provide education on generic natural...
Reinbold booted from caucus

...R-Anchorage, replaced Reinbold on the joint Legislative Council. Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel, replaced her on the Rules committee. Rep. Dave Talerico, R-Healy, went to Education, with Rep. Liz Vazquez, R-Anchorage, getting bumped up...
State | AK legislature
Today in sports history for Friday, Jan. 30

1926 - The major league rules committee mandates that pitchers must have access to a rosin bag.1971 - UCLA starts its 88-game winning streak with a 74-61 win over...
Today in sports history

...points to bring his career mark to 11,770, breaking the record of 11,764 held by George Mikan.1958 - The NCAA rules committee makes the first change in football scoring rules since 1912 by adding the 2-point conversion.1960 - Syracuse's...
My Turn: Alaska's budget: A history bill on the Senate floor for a vote. The bill was rejected on a 19-0 symbolic vote and then sent back to the Rules Committee for a quiet burial. OK, so maybe the personal income tax is a tough sell. How about tinkering with the PFD as a potential...
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

...advocates had mixed reactions to the legislation, which made it through the Senate last session but died in the House Rules Committee.Several testified at the Monday hearing the bill does not get to the root of the problem: Sex-trafficked people...
State | AK legislature
Egan to caucus with minority

...River (Co-Chair); Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel; Donny Olson, D-Golovin? Education Committee: Gardner? Rules Committee: Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla (Chair); Gardner? Transportation Committee: Dennis Egan, D-Juneau? Health...
State | Local
Republicans hold Alaska Senate majority, organize serve as president, replacing Sen. Charlie Huggins, of Wasilla, who will be the new chairman of the Senate Rules Committee. North Pole Sen. John Coghill will remain as majority leader.Sen. Pete Kelly, of Fairbanks, will remain a co-chair...
My Turn: 29th Alaska Legislature has new faces in new positions after election

...Charlie Huggins of Wasilla will move to chair the Rules Committee, with Sen. John Coghill of Fairbanks remaining as...Anchorage Rep. Craig Johnson will continue as House Rules Committee Chairman, while Charisse Millett, also of Anchorage...


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