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...County will be responsible for operation and maintenance of the road, county public works director Steve Latoski said.Tribal Chairwoman Sherry Counts said the Hualapai still are working to bring electricity and water lines to Grand Canyon West, and to complete...
Kasilof's Debbie Brown ousted as Republican Party chairwoman

...removed Kasilof resident Debbie Brown as chairwoman, the second leadership change in the...three months. Brown, formerly the vice chairwoman, became the head of the party when...elected vice chairman after Brown was made chairwoman in January. Both Brown and Millette...

...annual agency budget bills through open debate. In the Appropriations Committee, long accustomed to a freewheeling process, chairwoman Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., has held up action on three spending bills, apparently to head off politically difficult votes...
Senate Resources Committee unveils gas pipeline legislation

...shared with the Legislature in executive session or under confidentiality agreements. The original version said "may." Chairwoman Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, said she wanted to make sure lawmakers were involved.The draft also said the fixed royalty...
Senate Resources hears final day of Upper Cook Inlet fish testimony

...salmon stocks, management plans and ongoing fisheries research senators quizzed staff on testimony they'd heard during what chairwoman Sen. Cathy Giessel, R- Anchorage, called "fish week."As testimony ended, Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, led...
House Education considers delaying standards

...go into effect 2015."Without the funding, this is another unfunded mandate we're asking our districts to do," said Chairwoman Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, felt a delay would be good for teachers involved."They...
UA regents take no stand on Senate gun bill mitigates it.During the UA Board of Regents meet Thursday in Fairbanks, neither UA President Patrick Gamble nor Board chairwoman Patricia Jacobson took a stance on Coghill's bill.Jacobson said the presence of guns might be illegal in certain areas...
What others say: Exposing the CIA's 'dark side'

...suspect in tanks of ice water at a site in Afghanistan. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the Intelligence Committee chairwoman who aggressively has sought its declassification, said the report "exposes brutality that stands in stark contrast to our...
House Education puts hold on standards resolution

...resolution is just to slow it down enough to get a handle on costs and to get curriculum in place for the new tests."Committee Chairwoman Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, said she feared the resolution might be sending a wrong signal to the state's educators...
News really clear: Jan Brewer's veto of this bill was not exactly profiles in courage," Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, said in an interview. "She specifically referred to her concern being economic...


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