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Senator wants windfall tax revenue to repay Constitutional Budget Reserve

Senate Republican Minority Leader Gene Therriault says half of Alaska's windfall revenues resulting from high oil prices should be used to repay $5 billion in budget-balancing...
Senate backs bill changing attendance for some first graders

...their children a year earlier than is now required by law to make sure the students attend school regularly. Sen. Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, sponsored the measure after complaints from an elementary school principal in his district. He...
Republicans retain control of state Senate, despite loss of 2 seats

...Anchorage ran unopposed. Republican Scott Ogan ran unopposed after the primary. Other Republican incumbents won easily. Gene Therriault of North Pole defeated Alaskan Independence Party member Trac Copher of Sutton, Lyda Green of Wasilla defeated Democrat...
Borough mayor favors tax breaks for volunteers

...exemption. A bill already pending in the Legislature could pave the way for Boyles to initiate her measure. Sen. Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, sponsored a bill this year to allow municipalities more freedom with property tax exemptions...
Committee approves second verse for state song

...times the bill was introduced in the past it passed the House, but died in a Senate committee. Senate President Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, did not return a phone call Thursday seeking comment on whether the Senate is likely to support...
Fairbanks senator seeks to boost education spending

...provide adequate funding to all school districts so that our schools can meet their responsibility.'' Sen.-elect Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, said it was too early to gauge the chances of Wilken's bill. The Legislature will have to look...
Alaskans' favorite sport: Campaigns head into homestretch

...conflicts of interest for the attorney general. Berkowitz has also criticized Parnell for hiring two former legislators, Gene Therriault and Nancy Dahlstrom, within the period the two were prohibited from working for the state after leaving the Legislature...
Barnes falls, GOP retains or increases control of House

...Morgan ousted Nicholia by six votes. In North Pole, Republican Hugh Fate won a lopsided race to succeed GOP Rep. Gene Therriault. Fate had 68 percent of the vote compared to Democrat Carl Benson's 31 percent. Fairbanks Democrat Joe Hayes...
Video gambling supporters flood legislators with messages

JUNEAU -- State Rep. Gene Therriault is wondering why he's getting public opinion messages from people who don't remember sending them. A campaign by the bar...
Senate approves 'issue ad' bill

...aimed at tightening laws that cover how campaign advertisements can be financed. The measure was pushed by Sen. Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, who as chairman of the Senate State Affairs Committee worked over the last couple of years on issues...


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