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SJR3 an attack on Alaska judges, the Judiciary Council and judicial selection procedures

...Feb. 19 televised committee hearing, Sen. Kelly presented three non-ideological arguments to justify an urgent need to amend this section of Alaska's constitution:- The council needs more rural members. Sen. Kelly failed to show how doubling the...
Voices of Alaska: A 'fix' in search of a flaw

Sen. Pete Kelly's ongoing campaign to amend Alaska's constitution to change the way we select and retain judges poses a grave threat to fair and impartial courts in our...
Soldotna hopes to clarify city's marijuana laws

...where marijuana can't be consumed, and another which would amend the definition of "smoking" to include e-cigarettes, vaporizer...the local regulatory authority.Ordinance 2015-005 would amend the definition of smoking to include "the use of any vaporizer...
Official shares ideas for marijuana regulations

...facility.Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority CEO Jeff Jessee reminded the committee that it has the constitutional right to amend the initiative for the next two years, and repeal it after that. He suggested extending the rulemaking timeline to better...
Rich Lowry: The Kochs ride again

...On his terms, no, you can't. Which is precisely why Democrats like current House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi hope to amend the First Amendment to allow the government the latitude to further limit political speech.Until such time (and may it never...
Super Bowl XLIX: Why America will win

...her darkest hours. Belichick, Brady and owner Robert Kraft may be Patriots, but they are certainly not patriots.And so I amend my Super Bowl prediction to something the 2004-05 USC Trojans, coached by Pete Carroll, will find all too familiar...
Kenai airport agreements signed with Soldotna contractor, Hilcorp

...Legacy's lease credit period to 10 years. "What we had already agreed to was to share the cost, but this (resolution) is to amend that lease to reflect the additional cost of excavation," Gabriel said. The council also considered a pair of action-approval...

...than them.It's a gamble, especially with critical spending bills Congress soon must address. Some Republicans want to amend these must-pass bills to thwart Obama's bid to protect millions of immigrants, now in the country illegally, from deportation...
City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs

While an ordinance to amend personnel regulations for the City of Kenai was postponed for the second consecutive meeting, the council voted to include protections...
Panel: Don Young violated U.S. House ethics

...the Republican to repay the value of the trips and gifts, totaling about $59,000, to his campaign and the donors, and to amend his financial disclosure statements to include gifts he had not reported. The committee also issued a "letter of reproval...


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