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Domestic violence prevention dollars deleted

The group of legislators responsible for negotiating the final version of the state operating budget set eight state department budgets Monday. Its agreements included the elimination of $1.5 million left for Choose Respect programs.The...
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My Turn: Threats about Iran damages our nation's trustworthiness In any case, he didn't repeat that story in Juneau a week later because he was wrong. Iran is on the State Department's list of State Sponsors of Terrorism. We need to remember that it's not any easier for Iran to trust America...
House uses Tax Day to pass bills targeting IRS

...conduct government business while she was secretary of state. Clinton has turned over thousands of emails to the State Department, which is reviewing them before it makes them public.Republican Jeb Bush, a potential candidate for president...
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A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

...many needs of the Nigerian people, particularly as they try to counter the threat that's posed by Boko Haram."State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said a team from U.S. government agencies was in Abuja "to help both in the search, providing...
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...used by the Blackwater men in Nisoor Square were issued by the U.S. government so the contractors could protect State Department employees, defense attorneys noted."This was decidedly dangerous and unpredictable," said Heard's attorney, David Schertler...
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Crews working to clear closed section of Dalton Highway

...limbo on both sides of the closed section, said Alaska Trucking Association Executive Director Aves Thompson.The state Department of Transportation plans to issue an update Sunday afternoon.The problem began in mid-March and culminated with...
House passes fuel tax by a hair Gov. Bill Walker, it would be the first tax increase for the public since 2005.The fuel tax would fund the state Department of Environmental Conservation's Spill Prevention and Response division, which cleans up about 2,000 crude oil...
State | AK legislature
House discusses backlog of untested sexual assault kits

...sexual assault.It's unknown how many kits have been collected but not analyzed. Tarr's bill would direct the state Department of Public Safety to work with local law enforcement entities to prepare a report on those kits, and develop a plan...
Three things to watch not apply to foods sold after school, on the weekend or off campus, according to information provided by the state department of education. For example, it would be permissible for a fundraiser that involved selling chocolate bars door-to-door...
State | AK legislature
On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

...suitable backdrop, senators heard testimony on economic, environmental and other issues in the far north from the State Department's special representative for the Arctic, Admiral Robert J. Papp Jr., and officials from Alaska and elsewhere...


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