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Budget trigger suggestion draws cautious response

...election year. Even now, specific proposals for filling the fiscal gap come mostly from lawmakers in safe seats. Rep. Bill Hudson, R-Juneau, who was unopposed last year, still wants to devote part of the Permanent Fund's earnings to state...
Accelerated construction bill moves out of committee

...handled without importing labor or contractors. ''From what I heard it would not superheat the economy,'' said Rep. Bill Hudson, R-Juneau. The bill now moves to the House Finance Committee.
Legislators debate fast ferry option for improved Juneau access

...which looked at fast ferries carrying more than 100 cars. He derides Knowles concept as ''toy'' ferries. Rep. Bill Hudson, R-Juneau, said fast ferries will attack a bottleneck in Juneau but only if the state continues summer operations...
Concealed carry bill narrowly passes House

...against the bill were Reps. Ethan Berkowitz, D-Anchorage, Reggie Joule, D-Kotzebue; Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau; Bill Hudson, R-Juneau; Drew Scalzi, R-Homer; Jim Whitaker, R-Fairbanks; and Porter. Ten members were absent. Berkowitz...
Knowles backs boost in university spending

...million. ''It's just too soon for me, at least, to know how the Legislature is going to respond,'' agreed Rep. Bill Hudson, a Juneau Republican who will serve on the House Finance Committee. Knowles said it's important to continue investing...
Anchorage legislator seeks to move legislative sessions out of Juneau

...for office. The average person in the state has difficulty accessing his legislator during the session.'' Rep. Bill Hudson, a Juneau Republican, has fought the effort many times before. He wasn't surprised to discover Rokeberg had filed...
House loses 1 incumbent, keeps GOP majority

...Bruce Weyhrauch's victory over Tim Grussendorf in the Mendenhall Valley kept a Republican in the seat vacated by Rep. Bill Hudson. Carl Gatto kept a Palmer seat in the Republican camp, defeating three opponents, as did Bill Stoltze of Chugiak...
Lawmakers consider preferential use for game, fish

...The measure passed 5-4. Representatives from districts with commercial fishermen, including Juneau Republican Bill Hudson, voted against moving the proposal. Hudson wanted more study and said the proposal as written might produce management...
Hundreds of bills await legislators next session

...possible pieces of a long-term fiscal plan that some legislators plan to seek public input on this summer. Rep. Bill Hudson, who was co-chairman of a fiscal policy caucus that met during the session, said the group plans to hold meetings...
Fiscal policy caucus pushing deadline projects, education spending and bridging a perceived urban-rural divide. Fiscal Policy Caucus Co-Chairman Bill Hudson, R-Juneau, said his group has received good-faith assurances that the bills will move as soon as possible. But...


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