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Legislative centennial celebrations kick off

In the room where the First Alaska Territorial Legislature first convened, 100 years to the day after...room, in this building, where the First (Territorial) Legislature met 100 years ago," Stevens said. "Think...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-04/legislative-centennial-celebrations-kic
State
Commentary: 'Yes' is the smart vote on Ballot Measure 2

...ethical for us to continue to arrest and jail people for an offense that doesn't offend?In 1957, the Alaska Territorial Legislature abolished the death penalty in Alaska. The danger was too great, legislators thought, that an innocent person...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-04/commentary-yes-smart-vote-ballot-meas
Opinion
My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...has been so great that the first act of the territorial legislature was to give women the right to vote, seven...Anti-Discrimination Act passed the Alaska Territorial Legislature in 1945, nearly 20 years before Congress passed...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-19/my-turn-alaskas-women-pioneers-past-a
Opinion
Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...of regional corporations and advocated for their incorporation under the IRA.In 1923, he was elected to the Territorial Legislature as the first Alaskan Native legislator. He first introduced the resolution of land claims at the 1920 ANB Convention...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-10-19/juneau-archives-facility-be-named-t
Neighbors
Expert says Alaska has history of discrimination

...exceptions pushed by a few political leaders.After Congress passed the Indian Citizenship Act in 1924, Alaska's territorial legislature passed a literacy test that kept most Natives from voting, according to McCool. The state did not drop its...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-02/expert-says-alaska-has-history-discrimi
State
Former Alaska territorial governor dies at 94

...that was used for the cover continues to hang in the Stepovich home.Stepovich served three terms in the Alaska Territorial Legislature in the 1950s before Eisenhower appointed him territorial governor in 1957 at the age of 38.Stepovich resigned...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-16/former-alaska-territorial-governor-dies
State
My Turn: Don't allow public funding for religious, private schools

...constitution be.? Victor Fischer was a delegate to the Alaska Constitutional Convention, and was a member of the Territorial Legislature and State Senate. He is author of Alaska's Constitutional Convention (1975) and To Russia with Love: An...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-12/my-turn-dont-allow-public-funding-rel
Opinion
Expert says Alaska has history of discrimination

...exceptions pushed by a few political leaders.After Congress passed the Indian Citizenship Act in 1924, Alaska's territorial legislature passed a literacy test that kept most Natives from voting, according to McCool. The state did not drop its...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-01/expert-says-alaska-has-history-discrimi
State
Legislative centennial deemed a success

...site of the First Alaska Territorial Legislature's opening session in 1913...reenactment of the First Territorial Legislature, for which Lamkin put...the day after the First Territorial Legislature convened for the first...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-07/legislative-centennial-deemed-success
State
Final agenda for legislative centennial

...first session of the Alaska Territorial Legislature starting on March 3, 1913...Accomplishments of the First Alaska Territorial Legislature, Including Women's Suffrage...convening of the First Territorial Legislature, as well as the session...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-27/final-agenda-legislative-centennial
State

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