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Mat-Su officials meet with feds over ferry bill

...Anchorage's reluctance to commit to a ferry terminal has been blamed for killing the plan.Mat-Su Assemblyman Steve Colligan said at the Aug. 21 meeting that when Anchorage pulled out of the ferry development under then mayor-turned Sen...
Borough alcohol-tax proposal on Mat-Su ballot

...the measure unfairly targets a specific industry.The proposed tax was introduced in June by borough Assemblyman Steve Colligan. It was approved the following month for the ballot.Colligan said he sees the measure simply as a sales tax, KSKA...
Mat-Su Republicans narrow down list for Kohring replacements

...administration as a deputy commissioner in the state Commerce Department. "They each have their individual strengths," said Steve Colligan, chairman of the party's District 14 committee. Kohring's district includes the city of Wasilla, and is about...
Mat-Su Assembly votes to store ferry

...Friday.Assemblyman Jim Colver voted for storing the vessel but called the moving expense "inflated."Assemblyman Steve Colligan also voted for pursing the dry dock."This comes down to a gut-level confidence for me," Colligan said. "We've...
Mat-Su officials ponder expensive ferry's fate

...needed to cradle the vessel.The Assembly hasn't set out a clear path to solve its ferry problem. Assemblyman Steve Colligan recently called it a "hairball," a nasty mess impossible to untangle."Two things we know for certain about this...
Experimental ferry M/V Susitna up for sale

...Basically, you've just decided to do what you decided to do three weeks ago."Later in the meeting, Assemblyman Steve Colligan shot back."You also left this with us four years ago," he said, saying she needed to take some responsibility...
Republicans seek to replace Kohring

...Republican conservatism." Hargraves called himself a lifelong Republican whose conservatism surpassed Kohring's. Steve Colligan leads the District 14 Republican selection committee. He said the committee continues to pull together possible replacements...
Palin to have final say on Kohring's replacement

...choosing. The candidate then must be confirmed by a majority of House Republicans. District 14 Committee Chairman Steve Colligan said at least 10 committee members will evaluate written and oral interviews with the candidates. They also will...
Mat-Su, North Pole voters give Young a large lead

...Young's A-plus rating with the National Rifle Association resonated with moose hunters and salmon fishermen, said Steve Colligan of Wasilla, the vice chairman of the Republican Party of Alaska. "Don Young, Ted Stevens, and Lisa Murkowski...


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