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Arctic drilling complaint clears Legislature

...resources to our benefit.""OCS development is clearly the future of oil and gas development on the globe," said Rep. Dan Saddler, R-Eagle River.Members of the House minority speaking in opposition to the resolution said they aren't against...
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Gov. Bill Walker plans bill on Medicaid expansion, overhaul

...or eliminating contributions to programs that provide health care to those who would be eligible for Medicaid.Rep. Dan Saddler, chair of the House Finance subcommittee overseeing the department's budget, said he is a bit more inclined to make...
Alaska lawmaker wants to examine state's credits, exemptions

...American constitutionalism to be taught to secondary school students. The bill is from Republican Reps. Wes Keller, Dan Saddler and Bob Lynn. A similar proposal died during the last Legislature. -PROPOSED GAS PURCHASE: The Senate Special Committee...
Bill to bar enforcement of new gun laws passes

...somewhere along the way and say "enough is enough," a sentiment echoed by many fellow majority Republicans. Rep. Dan Saddler, R-Eagle River, said if the measure has to go to court, that's a price he is willing to pay.Rep. Benjamin...
Lawmakers head to DC to push for ANWR drilling

...spur domestic energy production and create jobs, is pending in the U.S. House. Republican Reps. Anna Fairclough, Dan Saddler, Lance Pruitt and Mike Chenault and Democratic Rep. Reggie Joule, who caucuses with the House's Republican-led...
Some lawmakers worry about cost of Medicaid expansion

...with the level stepping down to 90 percent by 2020. The federal match for existing Medicaid is 50 percent.Rep. Dan Saddler, who chairs a Health and Social Services subcommittee comprised of House Finance members, asked Health Commissioner...
House Resources advances gas line bill

...debated many of them at length - even some that were ultimately withdrawn - over the course of several days.Co-chair Dan Saddler, R-Eagle River, said he thought Alaskans could take comfort that the committee did "good, hard work." Rep...
Lawmakers: Large-scale mining can be done right

...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 French said those...
Lawmaker voices concern over unintended consequences of legalized marijuana

...revenues for the state should voters approve an initiative this summer legalizing the recreational use of marijuana.Rep. Dan Saddler, R-Eagle River, acknowledged the potential for revenues. But he said legalizing pot could open the door to unintended...
Mining should be taxed like oil industry

...feet were to pay what the oil industry pays? In a Feb. 13 Clarion article about large-scale mining, Representative Dan Saddler is quoted as saying, "It is important for state leaders to express our confidence in mining as a way to bring Alaskans...


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