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Senator proposes striking same-sex marriage ban

...proposed to strike the constitutional ban on same-sex marriage in the state, calling it a matter of conscience.Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage, said that after reading a federal court decision from earlier this month striking down a voter-approved...
League of Women Voters to host forum

...14 at 7 p.m. in the Borough Assembly Room. Rebecca Logan, General Manager of the Alaska Alliance and Senator Hollis French will help the audience understand this Bill.The League of Woman Voters was founded in 1920 during the convention...
Locals hear both sides of Measure No. 1 debate

...the League of Women Voters of the Central Kenai Peninsula on Ballot Measure No. 1. The audience heard from Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage, who thinks the law should be repealed, and Rebecca Logan, general manager of the Alaska Support...
Oil tax repeal group raises $34,000

...Contributions during the fourth quarter included $200 from Democratic state Rep. Max Gruenberg. Senate Democratic Leader Hollis French contributed $150 in refreshments for a fundraiser.For the campaign so far, the group reported raising more than...
Candidates for governor plan campaign moves

...hometown of Juneau to Anchorage, where his campaign will be run with Democratic lieutenant governor candidate State Sen. Hollis French.Walker, who is running with independent lieutenant governor candidate Craig Fleener, was heading to Palmer to help...
Senate Resources Committee unveils gas pipeline legislation

...Permanent Fund dividends.The committee rejected four proposed amendments from the panel's lone minority member, Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage. One of his proposals said negotiated project contracts could not include provisions relating to oil...
Wolf wants to give voters a choice

...Tuesday, Wolf and Dan Sullivan, R-Anchorage, current Anchorage mayor, will appear on the Republican ballot. Hollis French and Bob Williams are running as Democrats, and Andrew Lee is running for the Libertarian party.Wolf said he didn't...
Senate candidates weigh in on same-sex marriage

...proposed constitutional amendment to strike Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage, submitted by Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, didn't go anywhere during the last legislative session.These questions were posed to the campaigns...
Sooner or later, Alaska will move on, too

...ruled that such a stance violates the right to equal protection. During this year's legislative session, Sen. Hollis French, and Anchorage Democrat, introduced a bill to put the repeal of the state's same-sex marriage ban before voters...
Oil taxes debated on Senate floor

...see the activity on Point Thomson and additional rigs on the North Slope than the alternative, Giessel said.Sens. Hollis French and Bill Wielechowski offered rebuttals.French, the Senate minority leader, in a speech he entitled "Another Idea...


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