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DNA data bill aims to help cops

...crimes than misdemeanors or infractions, and include offenses such as murder and repeated DWIs. Bill co-sponsor Rep. Tom Anderson, an Anchorage Republican, has said expanding the database would solve more crimes and reduce wrongful accusations...
Session over

Rep. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, center, gives Reps. Cheryll Heinze, R-Anchorage, left, and Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, right, a goodbye hug Wednesday in the House after the Legislature adjourned for the year. Rep. Tom Anderson, R-Anchorage, is in the back.
Consulting work pays off big for Alaska legislators

...whose executives also gave thousands to his most recent political campaign. Stevens is not alone. Anchorage Rep. Tom Anderson collected $30,000 in consulting fees last year, and Anchorage Rep. Lesil McGuire reported $10,500 in consulting...
Gaming commission initiative sponsors turn in signatures

...that problems with the industry could be addressed through changes in regulations. The head of the task force, Rep. Tom Anderson, R-Anchorage, disagreed with the decision. He wrote in a March 30 letter accompanying the report that "pervasive...
Weyhrauch trail slated for Juneau former lawmakers, including the late U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens, fellow legislators Pete Kott, Vic Kohring, and Tom Anderson, and former VECO chief Bill Allen and his associate, Rick Smith. Those charges led to five trials, with Weyhrauch's...
Alaska editorial: Legislators should disclose their last-year financial deals

...ever having to tell the public exactly what the lawmakers did for the money. For example, Veco in 2003 paid Rep. Tom Anderson $10,000 in part to attend community council meetings in his own district. It paid Sen. Ben Stevens $252,000...
GOP penalizes ringleaders of failed coalition

...Nancy Dahlstrom, R-Anchorage Labor and Commerce: Tom Anderson Legislative Budget and Audit: Rep. Ralph Samuels...Vic Kohring, R-Wasilla Regulation Review: Rep. Tom Anderson, R-Anchorage Resources: Rep. Ralph Samuels, R-Anchorage...
Panel holds off on creating group to oversee gaming

...the state. The task force so far has agreed on five needs to take back to the full Legislature, according to Rep. Tom Anderson, R-Anchorage, who is chairman of the group: Better definitions for gaming violation penalties; Increased prosecution...
Legislator arrested in FBI probe

ANCHORAGE - An Alaska state lawmaker was arrested Thursday on a federal bribery warrant. Rep. Tom Anderson was arrested at his Anchorage home and was being held Thursday night at the city jail, FBI Special Agent Eric Gonzalez told The...
McGuire defends husband, won't leave legislature

...innocent of the corruption charges filed by the U.S. Department of Justice. Sound off on the important issues at Rep. Tom Anderson, R-Anchorage, pleaded not guilty Friday to seven felony charges brought by a federal grand jury, including conspiracy...


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