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LNG Project, state officials address legislators' concerns

...and Alaska LNG Project Manager Steve Butt provided an update on the project at a joint public hearing held by House of Representatives and Senate Resources Committees on Monday.The legislative briefing was the first as required by the passage of...
Cal Thomas: Our arrogant president

...polls began reflecting buyer's remorse about Mr. Obama in 2010, voters elected a Republican majority in the House of Representatives and might well have done the same in the Senate in 2012 were it not for some weak GOP candidates, especially in...
Looking for an adult inside the Beltway

...dreadfully cruel but the dogs actually seem to enjoy it. Maybe if we tried this approach once or twice in the House of Representatives and/or the Senate, we'd get some positive results we could all sink our teeth into. Hmmm, come to think...
Some words for Congress

...addition to this you are costing me and other taxpayers the salaries and benefits of all the other members of the House of Representatives and their staffs who were hired to do the country's business. Little of the country's important business has...
A tablet for every Alaskan student and teacher?

...involved with the initiative as well.The process of finalizing the FY14 operating budget is ongoing in both the House of Representatives and the Senate.The House Finance Committee adopted its subcommittees' findings into a committee substitute for...
Better planning should go into education funding

To the members of the House of Representatives and the Senate of Alaska: I have observed the invited testimony of the Senate Finance Committee on Feb. 3 and would like to share...
House loses 1 incumbent, keeps GOP majority

...incumbent and a strong showing in Alaska's largest city, Republicans won at least 27 seats in the state House of Representatives and easily kept control of the 40-member body. The only incumbent to lose was Fairbanks Democrat Joe Hayes...
Alaskans urged to enlist in Alaska National Wildlife Refuge effort

...environmentally safe oil and gas exploration. "The President's energy bill has already passed the U.S. House of Representatives and is now up before the U.S. Senate and is part of President Bush's energy package. Hopefully we'll see...
Congress not exempt from health care law act? Such as they're not required to buy insurance? No, it's not true. All members of the House of Representatives and Senate are subject to the law. They must have insurance and, according to, those plans must...
Scholarships get 1st-year funds

...wanted and maybe not enough to run the program in its first year. A conference committee deciding between the House of Representatives and Senate version of the state's operating budget allocated $4.5 million for the Alaska Performance Scholarship...


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