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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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...
Schools in jeopardy

...largest part of the budget. It would not shock me if somebody did introduce a bill. Nothing's going to shock me."How the senator would vote on such a bill depends on the type of savings it could actually create for the state, Dunleavy said. He said it...
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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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Senate approves TransCanada buyout

...on the buyout today, ending the special session called to consider it.On the Senate floor Tuesday morning, senator after senator rose to speak in favor of the buyout and the AKLNG project in general.Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks and co-chairman...
NHL roundup for Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

...Huberdeau scored for Florida, and Jaromir Jagr had an assist.SENATORS 3, CANUCKS 2OTTAWA, Ontario - Bobby Ryan and Chris Wideman...Canucks were playing the fourth of a seven-game road trip.The Senators had one of their better third periods of late and were able...
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...


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