Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG

...issues facing the Alaska Legislature, there couldn't have been a more interesting time for the state's freshman U.S. senator to make a stop at the Capitol.Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, made it clear in his first-ever address to lawmakers that...
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Alaska Editorial: YouTube the perfect venue for Murkowski video

...generation might listen to a highly credible United States senator from Alaska and be sufficiently informed to correct the situation...situation to the nation - or anybody who has Internet access.The senator uses a color-coded map in the two-minute video to illustrate...
Ferries dealt another blow in Senate subcommittee

...The Lituya is the only vessel that serves Metlakatla.The cuts would also eliminate 33 ferry system jobs.Both Southeast senators are members of the subcommittee. Sen. Egan, D-Juneau, introduced, then withdrew, an amendment that would have cut...
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Letter: Support diplomacy instead of Israel

...his error as part of the learning curve to becoming a U.S. senator. Maybe he needs to be reminded that his job is to represent Alaska, not Israel. Maybe he and the other 46 senators who signed the open letter by Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark...
Sullivan talks federal regulations, military presence

...federal overreach and pushing for a continued military presence in Alaska are among his priorities.Sullivan, Alaska's junior senator, addressed a joint session of the state Legislature on Monday.Sullivan said his efforts to limit the U.S. Environmental...
Sullivan talks federal regs, military presence

...his comments in addressing a joint session of the state Legislature. Such addresses are tradition among Alaska's U.S. senators, and this was the first for Sullivan, a Republican who won election last November.Sullivan said his efforts to limit the...
My Turn: Congress should have a say in US-Iran nuclear weapons deal which I joined 46 other U.S. Senators in signing an open letter placed on...there is a growing bipartisan group of Senators who agree.This is a welcome change...Dan Sullivan is a Republican U.S. Senator from Alaska.
Letter: Expanding Medicaid will save lives and money, plus create jobs

...Medicaid expansion saves lives, saves money and creates jobs. What kind of a person would oppose it? Please contact your state senator and representative and insist that they do the decent, practical thing and support Medicaid expansion. The life you save...
3 things to watch in the Legislature

...joint session of the Alaska Legislature today. It is tradition for Alaska's U.S. senators to address state lawmakers. Alaska's senior U.S. senator, Lisa Murkowski, addressed lawmakers last month.Gasline corporation board membersThe...
Permanent Fund Corporation not immune to DST impact

...and daylight saving time itself - although he's "intrigued" by how people have such adamant opinions on it.Southeast senators pushed against the bill's passage because they said it would impact the region's summer tourism industry. Industry players...
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