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Juneau Empire
Legislature works by the numbersIn the three weeks since the 29th Alaska Legislature convened its second sessio
Legislature works by the numbers
Juneau Empire / Posted 20 hours ago
In the three weeks since the 29th Alaska Legislature convened its second session, lawmakers haven’t just been working on the budget. In the 19 days since the Legislature convened, 105 bills have been introduced in the House and Senate. These are in... Read more
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Juneau Empire
House majority opens anonymous phone tip lineThe Alaska House Majority has unveiled a new way for Alaskans to offer their ad
House majority opens anonymous phone tip line
Juneau Empire / Posted 20 hours ago
The Alaska House Majority has unveiled a new way for Alaskans to offer their advice to the Legislature. On Friday, members of the House’s Republican-led majority urged state residents to call 1-844-414-5949 to leave anonymous suggestions of ways to... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Bristol Bay may lose voice on Fish BoardFor the first time since it was created, the Alaska Board of Fisheries may not
Bristol Bay may lose voice on Fish Board
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 2 days ago
For the first time since it was created, the Alaska Board of Fisheries may not have a representative from Bristol Bay next year. When Gov. Bill Walker announced five appointments to the state boards of fish and game on Feb. 2, he named a Soldotna... Read more
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Alaska Public
Walker names Soldotna’s Ruffner to fish board Governor Bill Walker announced five nominations to the board of the Alaska Fi
Walker names Soldotna’s Ruffner to fish board
Alaska Public / Posted 4 days ago
Governor Bill Walker announced five nominations to the board of the Alaska Fish and Game on Tuesday. On the list again this year for a fish seat is Robert Ruffner of Soldotna, who would replace Fritz... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Bill would restrict AG appointments to boardsJUNEAU — A bill introduced in the Alaska House on Monday seeks to restrict the
Bill would restrict AG appointments to boards
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
JUNEAU — A bill introduced in the Alaska House on Monday seeks to restrict the attorney general from serving on the governing body of a state public corporation or on state boards or commissions. The bill’s stated intent is to keep the attorney... Read more
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Alaska Public
Bill would restrict attorney general appointments to boards Rep. Mike Chenault. (Photo by Skip Gray/360 North) A bill introduced in the
Bill would restrict attorney general appointments to boards
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
Rep. Mike Chenault. (Photo by Skip Gray/360 North) A bill introduced in the Alaska House seeks to restrict the attorney general from serving on the governing body of a state public... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Bill would restrict attorney general's appointment to boardsJUNEAU — A bill introduced in the Alaska House on Monday seeks to restrict the
Bill would restrict attorney general's appointment to boards
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
JUNEAU — A bill introduced in the Alaska House on Monday seeks to restrict the attorney general from serving on the governing body of a state public corporation or on state boards or commissions. The bill’s stated intent is to keep the attorney... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Kenai Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for Feb. 1The House Judiciary Committee will sponsor public hearing to discuss HB 147 Ani
Kenai Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for Feb. 1
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 8 days ago
The House Judiciary Committee will sponsor public hearing to discuss HB 147 Animals: Protection / Release / Custody. Testimony will be taken. Tuesday 10:00 a.m. The House Special Committee on Fisheries will sponsor public hearing to discuss HB 251... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Government chucklesGov. Bill Walker shakes hands with Speaker of the House Mike Chenault, R-Nikisk
Government chuckles
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
Gov. Bill Walker shakes hands with Speaker of the House Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, after his annual State of the State address to a Joint Session of the Alaska Legislature at the Capitol on Thursday. First Lady Donna Walker, right, receives a hug by... Read more
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Alaska Public
Gov. Walker on budget: ‘It’s time to fix the hole in the boat’ Governor Bill Walker called for the entire legislature to work together with
Gov. Walker on budget: ‘It’s time to fix the hole in the boat’
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
Governor Bill Walker called for the entire legislature to work together with him to close the state’s budget shortfall. The annual State of the State address last night reflected the... Read more
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Alaska Public
Tues., Jan. 19, 2016Alaska News Nightly: Chenault: Balance budget with mix of cuts, revenue Lori
Tues., Jan. 19, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 19 days ago
Alaska News Nightly: Chenault: Balance budget with mix of cuts, revenue Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage The Alaska Legislative session started today in Juneau. The Senate gaveled in at 11 a.m. and House speaker Mike Chenault... Read more
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Alaska Public
Chenault: Balance budget with mix of cuts, new revenue The Alaska Legislative session started today in Juneau. The Senate gaveled in
Chenault: Balance budget with mix of cuts, new revenue
Alaska Public / Posted 19 days ago
The Alaska Legislative session started today in Juneau. The Senate gaveled in at 11 a.m. and House speaker Mike Chenault started things off for the House at 1 p.m. Lawmakers have a lot of work... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
As lawmaking session begins, governor already expects special sessionAs the Alaska Senate met today for the first time this year, formally marking t
As lawmaking session begins, governor already expects special session
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 19 days ago
As the Alaska Senate met today for the first time this year, formally marking the start of what is expected to be a contentious battle over the operating budget, Gov. Bill Walker said he expects he will need to call a special session. The regular... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Lawmakers pre-file 31 billsThe Alaska Legislature’s preseason has begun with 24 House bills and seven Sena
Lawmakers pre-file 31 bills
Juneau Empire / Posted 28 days ago
The Alaska Legislature’s preseason has begun with 24 House bills and seven Senate bills released in the first round of prefiled legislation. Prefiling is the annual process by which legislators introduce bills before the session begins, and along... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Lawmakers pre-file 31 billsThe Alaska Legislature’s preseason has begun with 24 House bills and seven Sena
Lawmakers pre-file 31 bills
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 28 days ago
The Alaska Legislature’s preseason has begun with 24 House bills and seven Senate bills released in the first round of prefiled legislation. Prefiling is the annual process by which legislators introduce bills before the session begins, and along... Read more
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