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...membership organization designed to encourage dialog and understanding of important international, economic, political and social issues through presentations, lectures, panel discussions and other activities. Most of their events are free and open...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...ticket.As promising as this new approach may be, it must be tested first. How will Walker and Mallott work out tough social issues like gay marriage and abortion rights? A key plank of their political platform is reducing spending: How will they...
'Unity ticket' minted on Friday of decision just study it," spending millions along the way."We can't study everything," he said.When it comes to social issues, things get a little more complex."Bill has his views, I have mine," said Mallott, who has been outspokenly...
Walker: No automatic vetoes on abortion restrictions

...term if elected.The Alaska AFL-CIO on Thursday endorsed the new ticket. AFL-CIO President Vince Beltrami said social issues are not a factor in the endorsement, with union members on both sides of the abortion debate."It's how candidates...
Reactions mixed after 'unity' announcement

...Mallott has been vocal about his liberal stances on social issues, and is an open supporter of Alaska's gay community...development, agree on a lot of issues, but when it comes to social issues, I'm still with Byron and hopefully (their differences...
JSD's response to high school hazing assaults raises questions

...convince the public that the hazing assault is not connected to any particular program or team, and is instead a general social issue. The statement on the JSD website says, "Of the seven seniors, four are involved in athletics and three are not...
Gubernatorial races low-key for primary

...always been you have two Republicans," she said. "The fact is Byron is the only moderate candidate when it comes to social issues that have generally widespread acceptance by Alaskans."Walker, who has long pushed for an "all-Alaska" major...
Harassment amid the fantasy

...front of the stage for no apparent reason.Groping, cat-calling and other forms of sexual harassment are a larger social issue, not just a Comic-Con problem. And many comics and movies still portray women as damsels in distress. But Geeks...
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Treadwell, Miller trade jabs at debate

...Republicans along with Dan Sullivan.For Treadwell, it was his chance to shine before conservative voters at the social issues debate hosted by the Alaska Family Council as he tries to woo voters from the tea party favorite Miller and from Sullivan...
Republicans talk family values

...potential conflict between states' rights issues and the social issue at stake. The question asks if the candidates would...candidates to explain their reasoning on these and other social issues. According to the AFA's website, all three candidates...


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