Oregon senators call for gun control after Roseburg shooting

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon's two U.S. senators are calling for tougher gun restrictions in the wake of a shooting at Umpqua Community College last week.Democratic Sens. Ron...
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Senators quiz chiefs, criticize IS fight

WASHINGTON - Facing blistering criticism from Republican senators, Defense Secretary Ash Carter acknowledged on Tuesday that the U.S. has only 60 trainees in a program to prepare and arm thousands...
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US Senator wants to change federal 'rural' label process

KETCHIKAN - A U.S. senator for Alaska has introduced legislation that would reverse a 2007 federal decision designating Saxman a nonrural community, making...
State senator rescinds subpoena for video in inmate death

ANCHORAGE - A Republican state senator is appealing to the Department of Corrections commissioner in an effort to get surveillance video related to an inmate's death...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...celebration was held in D.C. to thank Stevens and other senators.The various tribes on the board brought with them Native...salmon," Lund said. "And seaweed and muktuk. We watched the senators as they politely took a little bit and the expression on their...
Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...Democratic National Committee.Of the 176 superdelegates who answered the question, 65 said Marco Rubio, a first-term U.S. senator from Florida, would be the Democrats' strongest opponent; 45 said Kasich and 36 said former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. Businessman...
State asked researchers wrong question

...getting information about teachers' compensation and a link to student learning and student achievement," Hirshberg said. "Senator (Anna) Mackinnon (R-Eagle River) and Representative Hawker were really all frustrated, not with us personally, but...

...ago: President Barack Obama rallied former diplomatic and military chiefs from both parties to pressure reluctant Republican senators into ratifying a nuclear weapons deal with Russia. (The Senate ratified the treaty the following month.) General Motors...
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Most Alaska superdelegates undecided on candidate pick

...elected leadership, as opposed to anyone who's leading on the Republican side," she said. Clinton is also a former U.S. senator from New York.Olson said he's divided. When he could first register to vote in 1992, he did so as a Democrat because...
Walter Soboleff retrospective say one. No one volunteered. "So Dad said, 'Okay.' He prayed for the governor and his cabinet, by name. For the senators and representatives, and their staffs, by name. For the Congressional representatives, and their staffs and families by...


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