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Letters to the editor

...forum last fall (I don't believe everybody should have quality health care) and behavior now.Speaker Chenault calls Democratic concerns of education, health care, and responsible infrastructure pet projects.Pet projects, garbage! I was the first...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-01/letters-to-the-editor
Opinion
Op-ed: The O'Malley Factor

...doubt most Obama worshippers had this kind of country in mind.Unlike Hillary Clinton, O'Malley's chief rival for the Democratic nomination, he has a record of sweeping, identifiable initiatives, which did little to improve conditions for the poor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-01/op-ed-the-omalley-factor
Opinion
Op-ed: Bernie Sanders, the anti-candidate

...are running as an alternative to Hillary Clinton to be the Democratic Party's presidential nominee. The other is former Maryland...be held. In New Hampshire, polls show that 18 percent of Democratic voters support Sanders already and that he has a chance to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-30/op-ed-bernie-sanders-the-anti-can
Opinion
House ends stalemate, passes state spending plan

...and minority in an effort to end a long-running budget impasse. The proposal would provide $15 million toward causes the Democratic-led minority has cited as important during the budget debate, including restoring funds for early childhood learning programs...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-30
News
Senate Finance rolls out proposal meant to spur talks

...after the House could not secure the 30 votes called for to access the constitutional budget reserve to cover costs. The Democratic-led minority opposed cuts to education funding contained in that budget, along with the rejection of union pay increases...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-31/senate-finance-rolls-out-proposal-me
News
What others say: Reserve funds transfer would hurt state's future fiscal options

...the Legislature to access, which means at least some of the Democratic minority members must sign off on the budget for it to be...access CBR funds by a majority vote - bypassing the need for Democratic support - by changing the balances of other reserve funds...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-27/what-others-say-reserve-funds-tra
Opinion
Borough resident disappointed with Soldotna council

...the will of the people. After all, isn't that what our democratic process is all about? The will of the people? Each time...creates bitter feelings and a loss and sense of what living in a democratic community means. Apparently the voice of the people isn't...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-26/borough-resident-disappoi
Letters
What others say: Lawmakers must use Permanent Fund earnings to solve budget impasse

...Walker is. The reality is that none are blameless. The Republican-led House and Senate majorities have not acted. The Democratic-led minorities have refused to compromise. Gov. Walker has turned the situation into a showdown at high noon.A smaller...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-25/what-others-say-lawmakers-must-us
Opinion
Op-ed: The falso god of politics

...happening in some restaurants.Bolstering unions means more workers paying more dues so more unions can give more money to the Democratic Party.National paid sick leave? Why do liberals focus so much on time off instead of productivity? Such a policy would...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-23/op-ed-the-falso-god-of-politics
Opinion
Gov. Bill Walker veto means layoff notices could loom

...scheduled end of the special session next week. But talks to that end have shown little sign of progress.Support from the Democratic-led House minority is needed to tap the constitutional budget reserve fund. The budget passed by lawmakers cut education...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-18/gov-bill-walker-veto-means-layoff-no
News

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