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Sen. Egan introduces bill to name the SLAM

...historian.Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, sponsored on the Senate side legislation that would name the building, cunder construction...museum community, not only in Juneau but statewide."The Senate bill was referred to the State Affairs committee, chaired by...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-01/sen-egan-introduces-bill-name-slam
State | Local | AK legislature
Letter to the Editor: Lawmakers have chance to combat sexual violence

In the past year I've seen legislative attacks on reproductive care travel through the Alaska House, Senate and eventually to the governor's desk. When issues like abortion, contraception and sexual education become highly politicized...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-27/letter-editor-lawmakers-have-chance-c
Letters
Senate panel holding summit on crime

JUNEAU - The Senate Judiciary Committee is planning to hold a crime summit Wednesday afternoon.A focus will be on reducing Alaska's recidivism...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-25/senate-panel-holding-summit-crime
State
Egan introduces bill to name SLAM after Native historian

...historian.Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, sponsored on the Senate side legislation that would name the building, currently under...museum community, not only in Juneau but statewide."The Senate bill was referred to the State Affairs committee, chaired by...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-27/egan-introduces-bill-name-slam-after-na
State
Ferry system budget slashed in committee

...move on to the full House Finance committee and then on to the Senate and back again before it's finalized.What the department...cuts."On the other side of the building Thursday morning, Senate Finance members defended the Juneau Access Improvement Project...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-26/ferry-system-budget-slashed-committee
State | AK legislature
Budget proposal could ground some aircraft

...Committee crafts its version of the operating budget. Whatever might pass the House still would have to be considered by the Senate.The potential grounding of the aircraft would be due to a lack of funding for trained and certified maintenance personnel...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-27/budget-proposal-could-ground-some-aircr
State | AK legislature
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard and held a bill...prostitution charges.SB21 is only the second Senate minority-sponsored bill to be heard this...legislation, which made it through the Senate last session but died in the House Rules...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-24/former-sex-workers-advocates-testify-ag
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Governor Walker: Alaska has a place at the boardroom table

...years, the leadership in the House and Senate, and the previous Parnell administration...general framework for the project under Senate Bill 138, AK LNG spent $82 million in...Republican, is chairwoman of the Alaska Senate Resources Committee and represents District...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-24/my-turn-governor-walker-alaska-has-pl
Opinion
After Funny River, fire academy faces axe

...firefighting," DNR Deputy Commissioner Ed Fogels said at a Monday Senate finance committee meeting. "It's just one of those things...make a living," Sen. Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks, said.Senate finance committee chairman Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-26/after-funny-river-fire-academy-faces-ax
State | AK legislature
Gov. wants pot board

...of three years, according to a letter from the governor to Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage."The board would have...economies," the governor wrote.Meyer referred the bill to Senate Labor and Commerce, State Affairs and Finance.? Contact...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-24/gov-wants-pot-board
State | AK legislature

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