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Capital budget stripped

...would be on higher ground, according to budget documents. There is no road to the site currently, the documents state.Committee co-chair Sen. Anna MacKinnon, who oversees the capital budget on the Senate side, said conversations continue...
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My Turn: Parnell has a proven track record on education

...Postsecondary Education, vice-chair of the University of Alaska Foundation Board of Trustees, and is member of the Alaska State Committee on Research. The views expressed above are his own.
Research holds the key to Alaska's future

...years, I've been privileged to serve on Alaska's State Committee on Research (SCoR). Co-chaired by Alaska Lt...more science and engineering students.The Alaska State Committee on Research has made detailed recommendations, but...
Eielson defenders focus on strategic need for base

...Pentagon list of recommended base realignments held their first joint meeting Wednesday. Jim Dodson, chairman of a state committee put together by Gov. Frank Murkowski and a local group formed by Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker...
Committee to go against state pipeline funding

A committee appointed by Gov. Tony Knowles to evaluate state investment in a natural gas pipeline will recommend against the idea unless a compelling and overriding public interest becomes evident.
Alaska celebrates its constitutional convention's 50th for six months prior to the event to pick the nation's most knowledgeable minds on constitution drafting. The State Committee, a group of former appointed Alaska governors and legislators, laid out several blueprints from other state models...
State to retool school exams

...School District, said the state will lose all the work it has put into the current system. Stayrook is a member of a state committee on assessments and played a large role in the creation of the current testing system. "It does seem to be a terrible...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...statewide taxes imposed until there is economic growth. "We have the fastest-shrinking economy in the United States." Committee Co-Chairman Bill Williams, a Saxman Republican, said that he hoped people watching "Gavel to Gavel" on public...
Republican leaders call for Cowdery to step down

...would effectively disenfranchise the voters of this district on most issues of importance to the district and the state," committee leaders wrote. Lawmakers may participate in committee meetings by telephone but must be present to vote on the...
Lawmakers to weigh in on container fees

Two Southeast Alaska state representatives have been appointed to a Washington state committee looking at ways of paying for improvements to Puget Sound container ports. Sound off on the important issues at Earlier this year...


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