Banning same-sex marriage is a step backward

...that resolving same-sex marriage through federal judicial decree "would demean the democratic process, marginalize the views of millions of Americans, and do incalculable damage to our civic life in this country." Incalculable damage? Affording...
My Turn: Legislature should mirror Big Oil's reaction to low prices and tweak tax credits for the same reason. If it's good for a fat, healthy goose, why isn't it good for a lean gander?? Kate Troll is a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. The views expressed are her own.
My Turn: Numbers that speak volumes

...greatly affecting the happiness of the higher-income people. Going back to the income disparity levels of 1979 would be good all around. ? Kate Troll is a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. The views expressed are her own.
My Turn: Congress should have a say in US-Iran nuclear weapons deal

...nuclear program in the first place. But now our president and John Kerry are telling Iran's leaders not to worry about the views of the U.S. Congress because they'll have no role in approving any final nuclear deal.This is the context in which...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...rugged, but if I put my head down and hike steady, I can reach the summit in an hour. Twenty minutes on top enjoying the views, and a forty minute run down and I'm back at the trailhead in two hours. The way down is highly advanced trail running...
City's citizens save the trees

...the city's outreach system is made easier when associations are active in the borough."I think we should respect the views of the people living up there," Jackson said.The recommended motion will come before the Public Works Committee on...
American flag ban riles California lawmakers

...cabinet vetoed the resolution Saturday. The cabinet called the resolution "misguided" and said it didn't represent the views of the students on campus."It is this freedom to be able to navigate and explore topics on a wide range of issues that...
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Electrifying eco-tourism

...electric catamaran for novelty's sake; he sees a number of benefits to using an electric catamaran.He's always admired the views out on the water but complained that at the end of a day of whale watching, a haze often hangs over the channel from...
Gas line, marijuana things to watch this week in legislature

...with BP, Exxon Mobil Corp., ConocoPhillips, TransCanada Corp. and the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. remains, in the view of many at the Capitol, as Alaska's best hope for a significant new revenue stream. While there is no pending legislation...
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Baby improving after 14 hours in overturned car

...the road that goes over the bridge gets plenty of traffic, no one saw the wreck because the cement barrier obstructed the view below, Johnson said.If a fisherman hadn't chosen that river that morning, it could have been several more hours...
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