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Walker won't force Juneau as special session venue

...recently on Tuesday. Because of the building work, the Senate met in the House chambers.In a memo requested by Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, the Legislature's top attorney, Doug Gardner, said he believes a court would find that lawmakers...
Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...across the state. Luiken said the department is taking every measure it can to mitigate the impact of the cuts.Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, said in a May 12 release he was disappointed to learn summer sailings between Juneau and Prince Rupert...
Questions linger as date for lawmakers to reconvene looms

...throughout the Capitol as part of scheduled renovation work on the building.Jesse Kiehl, an aide to Juneau Sen. Dennis Egan and a local Assembly member, said meeting space would be available for the Legislature at Centennial Hall and a local...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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