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My Turn: $2B 'giveaway' sound bite is dangerous distraction

...It's my constitutional duty to voice my opinion that SB21 represents a going out of business sale for Alaskans, and I urge my fellow citizens to vote "Yes" on Proposition 1. ? Bert Stedman is a Republican state senator from Sitka.
Senator proposes striking same-sex marriage ban

A state senator introduced legislation Monday that would strike down the state's ban on same-sex marriage in the constitution.Sen. Hollis...
State | AK legislature
Lesil McGuire drops out of Lt. Governor race to remain as a policymaker and continue serving Alaskans in that capacity," McGuire said in a statement. The state senator has served South Anchorage for the past 14 years, starting in the House at age 29. "It's been an honor serving...
Alaska state senator proposes bounty on sea otters

An Alaska state senator is proposing a bounty on sea otters, the cute little marine mammals often seen by tourists swimming on their backs between cruise...
State senator files gubernatorial intent letter

ANCHORAGE - The Democratic state senator who oversaw the "Troopergate" investigation of Gov. Sarah...pipeline that returns a fair deal for Alaska," he said. As a state senator, he said, he had been deeply involved in the issue, seeking...
Senate committee advances amended permitting bill

JUNEAU - A state senator on Monday questioned the judgment of a Senate Finance Committee co-chair in advancing an amended version of a state permitting...
At 81, Rep. Bob Lynn is Alaska's oldest lawmaker

...enjoy public service," Lynn said.State Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, who at 75 is Alaska's oldest current state senator, said he and Lynn are "are charter members of the old geezer caucus." Dyson is not seeking re-election this year...
State | AK legislature
Oil flow decline key factor in oil tax reform

...that argued in favor of repealing the Legislature's recent reforms to Alaska's current oil production tax, ACES, state Senator Hollis French never mentions the most critical issue facing Alaskans: the declining flow of oil through the Trans...
My Turn: School choice would benefit rural education

...the 2014 ballot so Alaskan voters can decide this issue. If you haven't expressed your views on this issue to your state senator and representative, now is the time to do so.? Jess T. Ellis, DDS, MS, has been an itinerate endodontist practicing...
New coalition says corporations aren't people

...pledge.Alaskans who have endorsed the effort include Arliss Sturgulewski, a former state senator and GOP candidate for governor; Vic Fischer, a former state senator and state constitutional convention delegate; and Rod Arno, executive director...


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