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House committee advances abortion funding bill and chipped away at a woman's access to an abortion. The vote was 6-5. Republican Reps. Mia Costello, Cathy Munoz, Mark Neuman, Steve Thompson, Tammie Wilson and Bill Stoltze voted in favor; Democratic Reps. Les Gara, David...
Voices of Alaska: Measure would preserve spill response, prevention efforts

...issues with the introduction of House Bill 325 (HB325).HB325 was introduced this past February by Representative Cathy Munoz (R-Juneau), and supported by Representatives Paul Seaton (R-Homer), Peggy Wilson (R-Wrangell), Scott...
House Finance takes up charter school education bill

...rolls. Fewer students would equate to less funding for school districts from both state and federal sources.Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, reminded Hanley he had said Monday that if the appeal process led to a new school district, it would...
State tackles definition of "medically necessary" abortions

...major bodily impairment if an abortion is not performed." The House defeated a proposed amendment offered by Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, to add to that a psychiatric disorder that places the woman's health at risk, in line with language...
House strips retirement plan from education bill

...stretched over a longer period.Lawmakers have yet to publicly propose an approach to the public employees' system. Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, said the two pension issues should be looked at as a package.Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, said...
Education supporters rally amid funding talks

...Callie Conerton, an event volunteer and student senator at University of Alaska Southeast.Juneau Republican Rep. Cathy Munoz told the Empire previously that she expects this year's BSA increase to end up around $250.If passed as-is...
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Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...Review and eliminate unnecessary regulations."It represents a start and I think it needs to be fleshed out," Rep. Cathy Munoz, D-Juneau, said of the report. "I think there's a lot more information and detail that needs to be put into...
Filipino community nominated for award

...the Philippines. The nomination of the FCI, Alaska's oldest Filipino organization, was submitted by state Rep. Cathy Munoz. Earlier this month, Carmelita Palma arrived in Juneau to review the nomination and speak with local representatives...
Nikiski's Mike Chenault to return as House Speaker

...Committee co-chairmen. The other majority members on the committee will be Republicans Mark Neuman of Big Lake, Cathy Munoz of Juneau, Tammie Wilson of North Pole, Mia Costello of Anchorage, Steve Thompson of Fairbanks and Democrat Bryce...


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