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Ferry budget add-backs reconsidered

...and cause ridership to go down.After the short committee meeting, Senate Finance co-chair and conference committee vice chair Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, said reconsidering ferry funding is "saying to the minority that we don't agree...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-23/ferry-budget-add-backs-reconsidered
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers consider spending $70 million for office building to house Anchorage delegation

...money, we as the Legislature then will be occupying the most expensive building in Anchorage."Legislative Council vice chair Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel, said it's prudent to consider all options first before backing out of the lease."We're...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-14/state-investigates-spending-70-million-
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers work on marijuana board bill, state seeks members

...familiar with the alcohol regulatory process for the first two years.Further work on the draft is possible, and committee vice chair Rep. Shelley Hughes, R-Palmer, said it would be brought back up for discussion on Monday.The state on Thursday...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-22/lawmakers-work-marijuana-board-bill-sta
State
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...money to spend, a better office and more staff. Reinbold is the co-chair of the joint Armed Services committee and vice chair of the House Education committee.She said Friday in her office that she's optimistic about her future with the majority...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-14/reinbold-im-hoping-my-colleagues-respec
State
Reinbold booted from caucus

...Rep. Dave Talerico, R-Healy, went to Education, with Rep. Liz Vazquez, R-Anchorage, getting bumped up to vice chair of the committee.Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, became Joint Armed Services committee co-chair. Rep...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-16/reinbold-booted-caucus
State | AK legislature
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

...she said. "What we can do is close this problem of, 'What are you going to do, call the cops?'"Committee Vice Chair Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, said the committee would hear the bill again. Committee Chair Sen. Lesil McGuire...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-24/former-sex-workers-advocates-testify-ag
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Parnell has a proven track record on education

...instructor at the University of Alaska and now serves as chair of the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, vice-chair of the University of Alaska Foundation Board of Trustees, and is member of the Alaska State Committee on Research...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-07/my-turn-parnell-has-proven-track-reco
Opinion
Kenai Peninsula municipalities hope to host upcoming fish board meetings

...story dated Feb. 17, 1999. Soldotna police officers were on hand for security measures.In a March 3, 1999 story, vice-chair Dan Coffey said, "These were probably the toughest meetings this board has ever had and probably ever will have...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-02/kenai-peninsula-municipalities-hope-hos
State
Lawmakers want bill to decriminalize marijuana fast tracked

...prohibited public consumption; that section would be repealed under the judiciary committee's bill, but committee Vice Chair John Coghill, R-North Pole, said public consumption would still be prohibited. The committee wants to instead use...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-25/lawmakers-want-bill-decriminalize-marij
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...refining the Alaska LNG Gasline framework, which passed the Senate by a wide margin and went on to become law. As vice-chair of the Senate Finance committee and chairwoman of the Legislative Budget and Audit committee, Fairclough is responsible...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-19/my-turn-alaskas-women-pioneers-past-a
Opinion

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