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Republican rep bucks majority, votes 'no' on budget

...River, said on the House floor Thursday she would go against her fellow majority members and "press the red button" to vote "no" on the state operating budget bill.The budget passed handily out of the House 25-14 in the wee hours of the morning...
State | AK legislature
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...legislative process moving. There are so many reasons to vote "no" on a budget - it spends too much, too little, one...chairmanship were revoked.Reinbold said she didn't plan to vote "no" on the budget until she sat in on the House Finance...
China's biggest public political event - but is it relevant?

...and that the congress is a show "written, directed, performed - and praised" by the party.Delegates can abstain or vote "no" on the work report, which is considered embarrassing to the leadership, though those votes are always a tiny minority...
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Daylight saving elimination passes Senate

...later via email. "I recognize that there are numerous economic and social benefits to keeping it the way it is and will vote no on the bill."Independent Ketchikan Rep. Dan Ortiz said he will also vote against the bill. He repeated other Southeast...
State | AK legislature
Empire Readers' Council: Don't mess with Daylight Saving Time hour earlier and get the entire weekend to "recover" from the time change. We urge members of the Alaska House to vote "no" to repeal DST. And if it were to pass the House, we urge Gov. Bill Walker to veto the bill. Walker received very...
Reinbold booted from caucus her Finance subcommittees or asking House Finance members to offer amendments for her."To not participate and then vote no, I don't get it," he said.Reinbold said she did try to put forward an amendment in one of her subcommittees but...
State | AK legislature
No Charter commission needed, vote no on Prop. 3

...The League of Women Voters of Juneau urges voters to vote no on Proposition 3. We support the Charter of the City and...the charter. Again, we urge the citizens of Juneau to vote no on Proposition 3 on Oct. 5th. carolyn Brown Juneau President...
My Turn: Stay optimistic, vote no on 1

...Keep Alaska Competitive Coalition - Vote No on 1 group has taken its message on...trucks now sport decals that read: "Vote No on 1 ... For our families...the "Keep Alaska Competitive ? Vote No on 1" campaign. Our supporters consist...
My Turn: Vote 'No' for Alaska's future

...booth on Tuesday, I urge you to think about future generations of Alaskans. Vote with your kids and grandkids in mind. Vote "No" on Ballot Measure 1. ? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
Letter to the Editor: David vs. Goliath

Like many Alaskans, I've been following the debate between supporters of Vote "Yes" and Vote "No" on Ballot Measure No. 1. If ever there were a David vs. Goliath battle, it's this one. The powerful interests in the state...


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