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Alaska Senate, House approve fully funded budget

...Alaskans more money for medicine and other expenses and allow children to have a "better chance for a fair shake."Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, said future budgets will have to look at the other side of the financial ledger: additional revenue...
What others say: OK wild salmon day

...Day makes perfect sense."Arguably, no other fish plays such a prominent role in Alaskans' lives," said Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, who introduced the state legislation to annually name Aug. 10 as Alaska Wild Salmon Day.The House...
Pot puppies get pink slip

...issue, bringing a whole new team of dogs into play, if you will," said Public Safety subcommittee chairman Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham.DPS spokeswoman Megan Peters said in an email the department does not yet have a timeline for replacing...
Alaska NPFMC members appeal recusals

...The letter was signed by Sens. Lyman Hoffman, Donny Olson, Dennis Egan, and Peter Micciche, along with Reps. Bryce Edgmon, Bob Herron, Neal Foster, Cathy Munoz, Paul Seaton, Dan Ortiz, Jonathon Kreiss-Tompkins, and Jim Colver.In...
House bill would access CBR by putting Permanent Fund earnings off limits

...was $55.3 billion in total liabilities and assets in the Permanent Fund as of April 30.Majority Democrat Reps. Bryce Edgmon and Neal Foster and Republican Reps. Jim Colver, Gabrielle LeDoux, Paul Seaton and Louise Stutes signed a May 20...
House committee advances abortion funding bill

...Steve Thompson, Tammie Wilson and Bill Stoltze voted in favor; Democratic Reps. Les Gara, David Guttenberg and Bryce Edgmon, and Republican Reps. Lindsey Holmes and Alan Austerman voted against. SB49, from Sen. John Coghill, R-North...
House strips retirement plan from education bill

...critics worried about smaller schools missing out.In its place, the House approved an amendment, offered by Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, adding $30 million in one-time funding to be distributed according to the average daily membership...
Parnell offers budget amendments

...details more to know how the money would be spent and if it should be in this year's budget or next year's.Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, said he wanted to know why so much money was going toward the project when it was still, in his...
House panel hears breakdown on educational costs some places in rural Alaska even if you made twice as much as if you live in Anchorage," Teal answered.Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, said the issue of education funding was about more than the per-pupil allocation."How do we...
Nikiski's Mike Chenault to return as House Speaker

...Munoz of Juneau, Tammie Wilson of North Pole, Mia Costello of Anchorage, Steve Thompson of Fairbanks and Democrat Bryce Edgmon of Dillingham. Anchorage Rep. Craig Johnson was selected as Rules Committee chairman. Wasilla Rep. Wes Keller will...


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