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What others say: Expanding a broken system

Now that Gov. Bill Walker has done an end-run around the legislative branch to expand Medicaid, it's worth a look at how growing the program...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-27/what-others-say-expanding-a-broke
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...Martha's Vineyard."We want to build more and larger offshore wind projects, up and down the East Coast," Grybowski said.Gov. Gina Raimondo said Rhode Island is a leader in a fast-growing industry that is creating jobs."It's the beginning of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jennifer-mcdermott/2015-07-27
Lawmakers discuss Gov. Bill Walker's Medicaid expansion

...of the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee said Wednesday that he will take under advisement requests to hold a hearing on Gov. Bill Walker's proposal to accept federal funds for Medicaid expansion.But Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, said Walker...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-22/lawmakers-discuss-gov-bill-walkers-m
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Time for Alaskans to engage in budget process

...including a revenue and expenditure model, may be found under the "Priorities" tab on the governor's web page, gov.alaska.gov.Interim contact information for central Kenai Peninsula legislators is:- Speaker of the House Mike Chenault...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-23/time-for-alaskans-to-engage-in-bu
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Refuge Notebook: At a loss for what to do? Camping opportunitites galore

...will find or see when you visit.Nick Longobardi is in his second season as a Park Ranger at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Find more information at www.fws.gov/refuge/kenai/ or www.facebook.com/kenainationalwildliferefuge.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-23/refuge-notebook-at-a-loss-for-wh
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What others say: Despite likely political backlash, securing care and funding overdue

On Thursday morning, Gov. Bill Walker announced Alaska will become...000 state residents in that position.Gov. Walker campaigned on a promise to expand...President Barack Obama or differences with Gov. Walker. Rhetoric on the issue in legislative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-20/what-others-say-despite-likely-po
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Consultant hired to help with Medicaid reforms

JUNEAU, Alaska - The state health department has hired a consultant to help recommend next steps as Gov. Bill Walker's administration plans to implement Medicaid expansion and looks to make further changes to the existing Medicaid...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/becky-bohrer/2015-07-21
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...states ordered National Guardsmen to be armed in the wake of an attack on two military facilities in Tennessee, and Florida Gov. Rick Scott went a step further Saturday by immediately relocated recruiters to armories.In an executive order, the Republican...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-18
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State looks for budget input

...final plan is crafted. Hoffbeck's Fairbanks presentation and the revenue expenditure model can be downloaded at gov.alaska.gov. Reach Megan Pacer at megan.pacer@peninsulaclarion.com.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-21/alaskas-budget-deficit-to-be-address
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What others say: An about face on exploration tax credits

...idyllic oil regime of Norway is a giveaway that the speaker is Gov. Bill Walker, who is always pining for the fjords when it comes...made those comments in one of the last debates against former Gov. Sean Parnell hosted by the Anchorage Rotary last Oct. 28...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-21/what-others-say-an-about-face-on-
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