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Walker reduces amount available for oil tax credits

...remains wise, and new oil will result from the increased activity," she said in a statement.Senate Finance Committee co-chair Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, said she is concerned about the impact of Walker's decision on the smaller companies...
Summer solstice on the Kenai Peninsula

...traditional entertainment provided by Kenai Peninsula communities.Moose Pass Summer Solstice FestivalDawn Campbell, festival co-chair, said to look forward to business as usual for the nearly four-decade-old event that supports the Moose Pass community...
What others say: Legislators should buckle down, end budget uncertainty

...passed by the House and Senate, those hopes were also dashed in short order. Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, who co-chairs the conference committee, announced shortly after the House and Senate recessed for the weekend that the committee wouldn't...
Where things stand in the Alaska Legislature

...with a simple majority would take "some of the madness out of how we make our budgets," said Senate Finance Committee co-chair Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks. With that approach, "you don't put power in the hand of a very tiny group of recalcitrant...
Second annual river cleanup a success

...volunteers. This event would not have been possible without the partners, volunteers, and support of the community. Event co-chairs Mark Glassmaker and Keith Baxter volunteered a significant amount of time to make this happen. Redoubt Elementary won...
Senate Finance rolls out proposal meant to spur talks

...stress from being put on workers, though Senate Finance co-chair Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, also has said that he regarded...state's financial situation had changed.Committee co-chair Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, said the amendment...
House Finance stalls Walker's Medicaid expansion proposal

JUNEAU - House Finance Committee co-chair Steve Thompson said Thursday that the panel is not comfortable moving ahead with plans to expand Medicaid coverage in Alaska at...
Fish board remains to be filled

...of the fish and game section of the Tanana Chiefs Conference, Huntington's employer. Beverly Hoffman of Bethel is co-chair of the Kuskokwim Salmon Management Working group, and a lifelong subsistence fisher and Orutsaramuit tribal member...
Senate Finance members defend budget proposal

...including proposed cuts to education, as responsible.A co-chair of the committee, Sen. Anna MacKinnon, said there is...more money that we don't have. Period."Committee co-chair Sen. Pete Kelly told reporters the state has fallen off...
Alaska's Senior Senator visits Kenai Peninsula

...Murkowski also paid a visit to Kenai Peninsula College Kenai River Campus to meet with staff and student body members. As Co-Chair of the Senate Small Brewers Caucus, she of course had to cap off the day visiting a microbrewery ? the Kenai River...


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