Alaska Legislature has multiple paths to resolving fiscal impasse - including a government shutdown

...meeting with House Minority Leader Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, presumably to continue...budget before it will sign off on it.Tuck essentially holds the key to the lockbox...Mike Mason said in an interview Sunday.Tuck said Monday night that he and Chenault...
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Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...appointments. Most commissioners drew no objections, with unanimous vote margins of 59 in favor and with one lawmaker, Rep. Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, absent due to family reasons.In the most controversial board appointments Walker has made, the Legislature...
State | AK legislature
Sides entrench in budget fight

...phased-in funding.House Minority Leader Chris Tuck has said his Democratic-led caucus wants...between the House majority and minority.Tuck said Tuesday that the process so far has...We know cuts need to be made," said Tuck, D-Anchorage. "We're just worried...
Legislature approves all of Walker's commissioners in marathon joint session

...appointees, confirming their spots at the helm of state departments and boards and commissions.House Minority Leader Rep. Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, was excused. His partner had just given birth to a baby girl in Anchorage that day.All of Walker's commissioner...
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Thumbs up, thumbs down for April 20, 2015 a new baby. As the Alaska House convened for its final regular day, there were only 39 members on the floor. Rep. Chris Tuck, a Democrat from Anchorage and the 40th member, wasn't there. He was in Anchorage, welcoming his new baby, who was born...
Today In Sports History for Monday, April 20 score 100 points on a single dive. On his last dive, Lenzi scores 101.85 points on a reverse 3½ somersault from the tuck position to win the 3-meter springboard title at the U.S. Indoor Diving Championships.1992 - Kenya's Ibrahim Hussein...
House Democrats, Walker see Medicaid expansion as priority

...preference is to work with legislators to get reform and expansion legislation passed.In an interview, House Minority Leader Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, said he thinks that if the governor's bill were put to a vote in the House and Senate, it would pass. He...
Orange crush: Winner of Alaska pumpkin weigh-in enjoys art of growing giant gourds

KENAI - J.D. Megchelsen tucks in his giant pumpkin between 8:30 and 9 most evenings.Using a beige blanket, he covers the bulbous, pale mass to conserve...
House Dems talk Native voting, languages

...sponsored by House Minority Leader Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, aims to improve Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall downtown.Tuck and Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka...correct Alaska's mediocre voter turnout, Tuck said. In the last election, average turnout...
State | AK legislature
House passes fuel tax by a hair

...Olson, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stutes, Thompson, VazquezNo: Colver, Drummond, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Guttenberg, Hughes, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Neuman, Ortiz, Reinbold, Talerico, Tarr, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool
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