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Micciche: People before politics in District O

...for future generations of Alaskans.I am asking you again for your vote and active support for a second term in the Alaska Senate. In the meantime, I'm always available at the office, on e-mail or at 398-6759 if my staff or I can help you...
New group jumping into Alaska Senate race

JUNEAU (AP) - A new group is getting involved in Alaska's U.S. Senate race, aimed at curbing spending by outside groups that don't disclose their donors. CounterPAC wants Democratic Sen.
What others say: What's the revenue on a barrel of nothing?

...noting that the same people who tout and were responsible for passing ACES are the same ones who were in charge of the Alaska Senate and passed the capital and operating budgets that led to the 2013 deficit.These same people have also begun to shift...
Senate passes education bill

JUNEAU - The Alaska Senate passed a broad-ranging education bill Monday, but the issue of how to address public education in the state - and funding...
Soldotna tobacco shop goes viral in smoking ban debate

With a smoking ban bill in both the Alaska Senate and House of Representatives, Lucky Raven Tobacco owner Patricia Patterson took a different approach to express her disagreement...
LNG project ready to move forward after bill passes through Senate

...into the next phase of pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project under terms of a bill that recently passed the Alaska Senate. The House Resources Committee is hearing SB138, which would set state participation in the project at about 25 percent...
Senate passes new approach to pension obligation

JUNEAU - The Alaska Senate unanimously passed legislation setting out a new approach for addressing the state's pension obligation Saturday, less than...
Senator proposes striking same-sex marriage ban

JUNEAU - The minority leader of the Alaska Senate on Monday proposed to strike the constitutional ban...proposal would need a two-thirds vote in each the Alaska Senate and the House before it could qualify for the ballot...
Oil taxes debated on Senate floor

JUNEAU - The floor of the Alaska Senate broke into an impromptu debate over oil taxes Monday.Sen. Cathy Giessel sparked the discussion in a special order, which is...
French to run for lieutenant governor

...That's part of our democratic process, and it needs to be honored," Mallott said.French was first elected to the Alaska Senate in 2002. He is a former prosecutor and has been an outspoken critic of the oil tax law championed by Parnell and passed...


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