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How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...Carolina's count begins before that - while states 14 through 50 tend to count from statehood, he said.State Sen. Dennis Egan, son of the late Bill Egan, had no idea why there are photos for each of his father's back-to-back terms, but...
Democrats gear up for party convention in Nome

...Fractures began appearing within the Senate's GOP-led majority, and one of the two Democratic members in the majority, Dennis Egan of Juneau, said there was a lot of dissatisfaction with how things were run this year.Online:Convention agenda...
Pro-pot group announces support from some parents

...recreational use of marijuana for those 21 years of age and older.Kiehl, who works as an aide to Democratic state Sen. Dennis Egan, said the measure isn't perfect but said the Legislature can fix any problems with it."And the first thing I plan...
Cost for Alaska Capitol work more than expected

...the front entry stairs and columns.The front entrance was scheduled to be open again as early as Thursday.Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, called the overrun "minuscule." He said crews did a good job, considering they didn't know what...
Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...Munoz said. "A lot of those choice areas that they recommend are doable within the public school framework."Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, said that the task force is ineffective without more educators as stakeholders in the group. He said...
Redistricting board faces Senate conflicts

...the 20 members of the Senate, but lately had a population that barely justified two.Currently, those are Sens. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, and Albert Kookesh, D-Angoon.The decision also ensures that two of those...
State talks oil labor reductions. Parnell said that would boost Alaskan employment, but the committee is looking into what chair Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, called "unsettling observations" that recently came to light, that being in 2010 more than half of...
Senate passes abortion bill

...passed 14-6. Voting against it were two members of the GOP-led majority, Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, and Dennis Egan, D-Juneau; along with minority Sens. Johnny Ellis, French, Berta Gardner and Bill Wielechowski, all Anchorage...
Governor's mansion to receive federal energy funds

...improve energy efficiency. "That doesn't bother me, the governor's residence is an energy hog," said Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau. Egan, of course, is a previous resident of the mansion himself, as his father was Gov. Bill Egan...
Officials float idea of using Susitna in AMHS

...Ketchikan and see that poor ferry just sitting there, I think there ought to be some way to utilize it," said Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau. The AMHS fleet is mostly older vessels, but it also has some newer, albeit problem-plagued fast ferries...


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