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Gov. Walker seeks input to balance state budget

...of a citizen transition team assembled by Walker and Mallott late last year to make recommendations for the new state administration, which took office Dec. 1.Legislators, top state officials and the governor will be at the conference along...
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Brain injury network holds meeting

...public who will share their stories about suffering brain injuries. ABIN wants people to educate the Legislature, state administration, the public and the community by joining the meeting to speak and share their testimony. They want to know what...
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...PILT, agreement for property taxes on the gas project paid to the state and municipalities must be approved.The state administration must also formally approve the gas royalty and tax payment in-kind, or in the form of gas instead of money...
My Turn: Rural Governance Commission calls for a new state, tribal relationship

...organizations can yield positive results for all involved.This MOA is a model that could be used by current and future state administrations for more collaboration between the state and tribes. Another excellent example of model rural governance is the...
My Turn: Trading salmon for kilowatts is bad energy policy for alaskans

...balance between the need for power and environmental concerns." It is just the opposite. With this dam, the State Administration and Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) are asking Alaskans to choose between electricity and our wild resources...
House Finance advances gas line bill

...TransCanada's involvement has continued to cause unease for some lawmakers, who question if this is the best deal for the state. Administration officials have cast the arrangement as a way for the state to not have to bear as much in upfront costs as it...
Former gov steps in to smooth-over potential diplomatic issue

...Japan, Pease said.REI rebuffedMeanwhile, the state administration has also been slow to sign a long-pending MOU...being given short shrift not only by the current state administration but also the producer-led LNG group."I'm...
Alaska editorial: The shipping news: EPA and TOTE reach deal on emissions

...and reduce pollution. But several questions about the deal remain.Alaska's congressional delegation and the state administration raised a warning late last month about the impending cost of new pollution rules for ships hauling goods to Alaska...
Ex-ferry head to run against Rep. Weyhrauch

...Juneau as a community. "I'd like to live in a city that is not the target of an indifferent, if not hostile, state administration," Doll said in a press release Friday. "I'd like to know that the people that have been my colleagues, neighbors...
Funds sought for vet wings at elder homes

...session to consider, among other things, appropriating $2.6 million in state funds to pay for the vacant beds. State Administration Commissioner Jim Duncan said Murkowski's proposal would not fill the 100 vacant beds and also would create added...


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