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Nikiski resident only one to speak during hearing on House pipeline bill

...after the bill was announced. Other leadership sponsoring the bill are Majority Leader Charisse Millett, Rules Chair Craig Johnson and Majority Whip Bob Herron. Representatives Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna, Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, Benjamin Nageak...
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...there cannot be a private benefit, Anderson said. But the ethics law doesn't define legislative purpose. Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, and chair of the House Rules Committee, said he started Lunch and Learns while on the House Resources...
Education bill rewrite leaves some frustrated

...R-North Pole, expressed concerns with the proposed spending for education and the sustainability of that funding. Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, said his constituents want accountability for how education money is being spent."We are not paying...
House Resources advances gas line bill

...R-Wrangell, said she thought the bill was fair to all concerned.Other members expressed mixed feelings. Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, said he saw this as a way forward in pursuing a long-hoped for gas line project. But he said he...
Lawmakers: Large-scale mining can be done right

...the Senate Finance Committee.The letter also was signed by House Speaker Mike Chenault, and Reps. Eric Feige, Craig Johnson and Dan Saddler. Feige and Saddler are co-chairs of the House Resources Committee.Senate Minority Leader Hollis...
Project draws attention to renewable energy goal, going toward work that will help the state decide whether the projects are viable and worth pursuing.Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, noted that the lead-up phase isn't cheap. "But I don't think that we want to advance the...
High risk to state to go it alone on pipeline

...state can mitigate its exposure through different financing options and possibly even bringing in new partners.Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, said one of the reasons the companies have seemed excited is that the state has expressed willingness...
Nuclear power?: State energy expert says questions remain

...have some in Alaska rethinking the state's own extremely tentative plans to bring the industry to Alaska. Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, last year successfully pushed for inclusion of nuclear power in the state's energy plan. "I spend...
Thrashers leave mark on Florida

...goals for the Panthers, who have been outscored 20-4 during their slump. Kings 4, Predators 2 LOS ANGELES -- Craig Johnson recorded the second two-goal game of his career, and Lubomir Visnovsky ended a 34-game scoring drought by scoring...
House passes cruise ship wastewater legislation amend HB80, including requiring the location, date and volume of discharged wastewater be posted online.Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, served notice of reconsideration, meaning the bill could be voted on again before being sent to...


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