WSJ ranks Alaska Airlines best overall in U.S.

...Next time your flight to or from Juneau is delayed, consider this: Alaska has it better than most, according to the Wall Street Journal.The WSJ recently released its annual airline scorecard, which ranks the eight biggest U.S. carriers from...
My Turn: Will GOP destroy Obama's gains?

...brink of another Great Depression. Wall Street and our banking system were reeling...economic recovery legislation, Wall Street reform, health care reform and...control of both houses of Congress. Wall Street reform legislation was positive...
My Turn: Eliminating Juneau access

The Wall Street Journal just reported that General Motors will launch a $30,000 electric family-sized vehicle capable of driving 200 miles...
My Turn: Walker needs to get back to thinking outside the box

...account. We could do what those Wall Street banks do, create money from deposits. Unlike the Wall Street banks, we could take created money...savings can be better used by the Wall Street banks, money making schemes, like...
Hawaii's US Sen. Schatz named to Senate appropriations committee

...Hawaii's Democratic U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard had voted against the spending package, saying the changes "serve Wall Street and the big banks at the expense of the American taxpayer.""The problem is that the House has left town," Schatz...
Alaska Air beats 3Q earnings expectations

...profit of $1.45. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.47 per share.The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.41 per...
Empire Editorial: Keep Alaska neutral in the airline wars and from Juneau isn't always pleasant - but it could be worse.For those reasons, we're always nervous when Wall Street forecasters proclaim that Alaska Airlines is ripe for a takeover by a larger airline. Three years ago, Alaska CEO Bill...
Sullivan says he backs state minimum wage measure

...federal regulations and make the tax system more competitive.His position on the state minimum wage was reported by the Wall Street Journal.Voters in November will decide a ballot measure that would raise Alaska's minimum wage of $7.75 an hour...
Union reps assail settlement touted by Sullivan crisis but that Sullivan "fought back, forcing a Wall Street firm to pay for their malpractice, returning almost...Sullivan's legacy as attorney general isn't one of taking on Wall Street and winning and isn't one he should be proud of...
We must fix the criminal justice system

...for police to begin wearing body-mounted cameras. This seems like a no-brainer to us. In Rialto, Calif., the Wall Street Journal reported, "the use of force by officers declined 60 percent, and citizen complaints against police fell 88...


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