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Knowles lawsuit plan among barrage of Alaska protest over roadless plan

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Gov. Tony Knowles announced Friday that he's ordered Attorney General Bruce Botelho to file a lawsuit against the Clinton Administration for its ''midnight-hour executive action'' that cuts off nearly a third...
Statehood defense money deleted from supplemental budget

...rights against the federal government was pulled from a supplemental spending bill Thursday after Attorney General Bruce Botelho said he never asked for the politically controversial funding. The proposed appropriations angered Alaska Native lawmakers...
October 31, 2001 The Anchorage Daily News encourages pursuit of a subsistence amendment a Subsistence Leadership Summit in August. Now the governor has an 11-member panel chaired by Attorney General Bruce Botelho at work on an amendment draft and recommendations for legislation to implement it. New energy is having a rough go...
Juneau trying to get young people to stay

...generation. "Juneau 2012 and Beyond" was inspired by last year's community-wide Capital City Forum, said Mayor Bruce Botelho, who proposed the idea and moderated the talks. "We spend a lot of time as adults lamenting the loss of students...
Breathing room: Capitol complex expands in time for session

...said Pam Varni, executive director of the Legislative Affairs Agency, which operates the complex. Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho, who helped get the project started, said it is important for the Juneau to have a strong legislative presence as...
State, Natives pick teams for upcoming talks

...Anchorage. Knowles appointed a 12-member negotiating team that includes six state commissioners and Attorney General Bruce Botelho, and expected a Native delegation of similar size. But Knowles spokesman Bob King said he didn't see a problem...
Municipal League warns of 'gag' initiative

...its campaign as "Stop the Gag Law." Wasserman said that the measure might not be so bad in Juneau, because Mayor Bruce Botelho could walk up the street to the Capitol to lobby the legislature on Juneau's behalf. But for other cities' officials...
State office building site review expands

...locations on Channel Drive, Salmon Creek, Lemon Creek and the Department of Transportation's Seven Mile complex.Mayor Bruce Botelho said he'd prefer a new building be located in the downtown core area."My primary concern has been to see Juneau...
Chenault: 'Voters have spoken' on coastal management

...Legislature when it came back into session. Fredriksson expanded on that Friday afternoon. Referring to then-Mayor Bruce Botelho and House Minority Leader Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau - two leaders in the pro-Measure 2 movement who are also, like...
Fishing industry back restoration of Coastal Management program

...a program, which gives state a formal role in federal actions. In response, community leaders, including Mayor Bruce Botelho, filed an initiative petition to force creation of a program. That petition is now being reviewed by Attorney General...


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