Reflecting on President Obama's State of the Union address, it is remarkable how far we've come in the last six years. Unemployment has been cut roughly in half, deficits are...
Like many Alaskans, I remember the excitement in the air when Alaska became the 49th state of the Union in 1959. We had achieved our long-held dream of self-governance.
It was a message of hope that Lambda Legal deputy development director Judi O'Kelley brought to Juneau, but also a missive to keep fighting.
The following editorial first appeared in the Alaska Journal of Commerce:In reading some of the coverage here in Alaska, it seems that some have a hard time figuring out how Republican Senate candidate Dan Sullivan can support the Citizens United decision while proposing he and Sen. Mark Begich make an agreement that worked to curb some Outside spending the only time it has been tried.
...Treadwell - agreed to participate. The first subject is on increasing the minimum wage.President Barack Obama, in his State of the Union address last year, called for raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $9 an hour. The White...
The Big 12 is shaping up for a wild November with five teams fighting for a shot at the league's automatic BCS berth. Midway through the conference season, the maneuvering isn't just going on at the top of the standings.
...check the repercussions could be more far-reaching than expected.What President Barack Obama proposed in his State of the Union address last year, raising minimum wage to more than $10 an hour over the next few years, is a one-size-fits-all...
The following editorial appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: In his dissent to the Supreme Court's decision in Bush v. Gore, the case that effectively awarded the 2000 presidential election to George W.
There are few politicians in this state, or any other, who have become giants in history like the two men who represented the people of Alaska as it worked toward statehood.
In 1929, the first legal boxing event in the Territory of Alaska was held in Juneau. Previously, such boxing was illegal.
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