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Vote 'Yes' to have the final say

...that has asserted and protected our rights, our values and our dignity.We must keep the say. The only way to do that is to vote "yes" on Ballot Measure 1.For our future. For our children. For our own self-respect.Yes on 1. Because we must own...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-08-19/vote-yes-have-final-say
Letters
My Turn: It's a matter of trust; vote 'yes'

...about Ballot Measure 1, which Alaskans will vote on in the primary election this Tuesday. I...recusal and the two senators were allowed to vote on the bill. SB21 passed out of the Senate by a vote of 11 to 9. If those two senators had not...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-18/its-matter-trust-vote-yes
Opinion
Election Day turns into night of the Sullivans

...know the fate of Ballot Measure One, the vote to repeal the state's controversial oil...night, claiming about 40 percent of the vote at midnight with 74 percent of precincts...He brought in about 32 percent of the vote.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, who was expected...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-20/election-day-turns-night-sullivans
Local
Fast action at polling places

...percent.There was a line out the door to vote a little after 1 p.m. Tuesday."Compared...Matthew Kern stopped by the library to vote during a run, then laced up his shoes...said she's taken every opportunity to vote since she turned 18."I grew up in a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-20/fast-action-polling-places
Local
Vote 'No' to support a strong tax structure

I am writing in support of maintaining Senate Bill 21 by voting "no" on the ballot measure 1, which would repeal the tax restructuring plan currently in place.

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-08-19/vote-no-support-strong-tax-structure
Letters
5 things to know about the primary

...want to repeal the oil tax cuts passed by lawmakers in 2013 and revert to the system enacted under Palin in 2007. A "yes" vote favors repeal. According to the Division of Elections, only three referenda have ever appeared on a statewide ballot, two...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-19/5-things-know-about-primary
State
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...Sportsmen's Act, 41-56, under the weight of acrimonious finger-pointing. Theoretically, it could still be called up for a vote if things get ironed out.Hershey remains optimistic, believing that, eventually, fairness will prevail."You can get mad...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-19/hunters-fight-bring-polar-bear-trophies
State
In Alaska, a distinct feel to getting out the vote

...attorney, told Treadwell, pledging his vote before the lieutenant governor headed on...months and a sophisticated get-out-the-vote operation that includes statewide field...and Sullivan, but eventually pledged his vote, Treadwell said: "If only we can do...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-18/alaska-distinct-feel-getting-out-vote
State
Letter: Stop the giveaway, vote "YES"

...a governor and legislature that operate this way.We, the people, can stop Governor Parnell's ridiculous tax giveaway. Vote YES to repeal SB21. Your job, your children's education, and your quality of life depend on YOU getting to the polls this...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-18/stop-giveaway-vote-yes
Letters
My Turn: Gov. Parnell should seek long-term oil production increases

...Chamber of Commerce debate I took the "Vote Yes" side supporting repeal of SB21...encouraging its maximum development.The "Vote Yes" effort has asserted SB21 is a multi-billion...activity on the North Slope heralded by the "vote no" proponents, including the short-term...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-18/gov-parnell-should-seek-long-term-oil
Opinion

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