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...others. So how about an honest question, Clarion: Why is government in the marriage business? Thoreau said it best: "Government is best which governs not at all." That brings up another honest question that falls on deaf ears and blind eyes...
Rhyme no reason

...worse. For this cast of characters, paralysis is the best we can hope for.Washington's truly an ugly place, Good government here leaves hardly a trace. Next year, you say, there'll be new direction? After all, we'll be done with...
Bill to simplify vehicle registrations signed into law

...registration fee exemptions for those who are disabled or least 65 years of age on one vehicle. "(HB 19) is what good government is about," Parnell remarked before making it law. "It's about removing barriers and just getting out of your...
Ogle: Conservative, limited government needed

...will continue to do so.? I believe in common sense and limited government. Often, the least government is the best government.? I believe in responsible resource use and stewardship. We do not want our children and grandchildren forced to look...
Molloy: Views of residents, business owners should count

...GIVE Kenai residents and businesses confidence that their concerns will be respectfully addressed ? it's just good government. BETTER LONG TERM PLANNING. The City needs a real long-term plan for growth that supports local businesses and...
Borough Assembly Q&A: Candidates share their views bring about. 2. What does good government look like? Chamberlain: Small...and less intrusive. Ogle: Good government is when the people have confidence...amount of legislation passed. Good government must be transparent, accountable...
Johnson: Good government takes good planning

...8th lowest among 18 Alaskan boroughs. I'm all for cutting taxes and supported the privatization of the Homer solid waste transfer site. That saves $200,000 annually without any loss of services. Good government takes planning.
Last day to register to vote is Sept. 1.

...Charlie's Pizza in Nikiski. Ogle said he is running expressly to overturn the anadromous streams ordinance. "The best government is often the least government," he wrote in his candidate statement. Along with Bagley, Ogle said he supports...
Environmental assessment worth doing

...anything about the contamination in that area because it's mostly undefined. Moreover, the money is an example of how good government should work. That is residents bringing forward their concerns to those we elect and then those lawmakers come back...
Coastal program worked for Alaska

...process between state and federal government. It gave industry simplified access and accountability. The ACMP was good government and made good sense. It's still a good idea. Our coastal program didn't help just oil and gas projects. It...


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