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What others say: Cut state travel

...Sen. Anna MacKinnon is co-chair of the Senate Finance Committee. Rep. Mark Neuman of Big Lake also attended; he is co-chair of the House Finance Committee.The conference is designed to give states influence...
October session on TransCanada buyout coming

...crude is selling for less than $50 per barrel and it is facing multi-billion dollar deficits."Our (Senate) Finance Committee is interested in where that money would be coming from. That is a big deal," she said.Giessel feels the Legislature...
Falling oil prices gouge state budget deeper

...commissioner Randall Hoffbeck told the Alaska House Finance Committee that the decline is exacerbating the state's budget...Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake and chairman of the House Finance Committee.Last week, Standard and Poor's Ratings Services...
Ninilchik Trading hits roadblock with liquor license and still try to move my liquor store down to the highway." Assemblyman Brent Johnson, who chairs the Finance Committee, postponed the vote until Sept. 15, but multiple members of the assembly expressed concern about overriding the...
Fairbanks officials content to sit on windfall

...Anything other than saving it at this time doesn't make good sense," Kathryn Dodge, chairwoman of the assembly finance committee, said.This is the second judgment in the ongoing lawsuit over taxes on the pipeline. The borough received $7...
Diamond View Estates to receive natural gas service

...approved the construction - 39 of 59 parcels voted in favor, according to the petition - there were some objections. Finance committee chair Brent Johnson read a letter of objection from residents Larry and Patricia Pratt at the Sept. 1 assembly meeting...
Borough Assembly OKs $3M in bonds for CPH attractive and the hospital has managed to retire approximately $25 million in bonds over the last 10 years. Finance committee chair Brent Johnson said the total interest on the bonds over that period would total approximately $288,000...
Lawmakers cite constitutional question in Medicare expansion suit

...Legislature during the budget process, and a bill to expand Medicaid introduced by Walker did not make it out of the House Finance Committee during the special session. Elwood Brehmer can be reached at
What others say: Juneau can host a special session, but will it?

...include using the Terry Miller building for office space and the current availability of the Senate Chamber and House Finance Committee room for meetings. Centennial Hall and the Juneau Arts and Culture Center also are available if necessary. Those...
Lawmakers discuss Gov. Bill Walker's Medicaid expansion Hawker said there was nothing of substance for the committee to accomplish on this.The House and Senate Finance committees have Medicaid bills before them, and Hawker suggested those may be more appropriate places for policy discussions...


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