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APOC approves advisory opinion on ballot measures

...websites, to make known their positions on referenda and ballot measures.Guidance on the issue was requested by House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins.The advisory opinion referenced a legislative ethics committee...
Error results in months of confusion for Anchorage man plagued with calls for Nikiski candidate

...the second to last digit was filed incorrectly for District 29 Democratic candidate Knudsen who is running against House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Niksiki. "I haven't had any calls in a few days," Blades said on Sunday. "But they usually...
Draft: Lawmakers can tout position on referendum

...lawmaker's position on an initiative or referendum and having staff research issues related to a ballot measure.House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins requested guidance from the public offices commission regarding...
Ninilchik Emergency Services unveils new facility

...NES received a $2.5 million grant from the state, which was required to complete the project, Vanek said. House Speaker Mike Chenault Nikiski-R, was a major force behind receiving that money, he said. "It's amazing that the state...
Two Nikiski candidates running for District 29

...candidates for the Alaska Legislature. Political newcomer Rocky Knudsen, a Democrat from Nikiski, is running against House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, for the District 29 House of Representatives seat. Both names will appear on the ballot...
Rich Lowry: Obama's hilarious lawlessness

...unilaterally suspending laws, as English kings claimed the right to do. The lawsuit against the president undertaken by House Speaker John Boehner targets the serial delay of Obamacare's employer mandate, just one of a number of seat-of-the-pants...
A constitutional crisis for fun and profit

...losing an impeachment vote in the House.This manufactured panic can get Democrats only so far. The reality is that House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit, which they say is part of the nefarious impeachment plot, will, even if successful, have...
Rhyme no reason

...Pfeiffer talks of the "possibility"; even Michelle Obama is quoted about it.Many Republicans are cringing. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who knows a thing or two about overplaying his hand, cautions that the Democrats are bringing it up...
Hunting, philanthropy, refinery bills signed

...healthy refining industry not just here, in Nikiski on the Kenai, but across the state as well," Parnell said. House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said HB 287 is a productive piece of legislature. "The royalty issue is the issue that...
House speaker pushes for minimum wage bill

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Thursday said legislative passage of a bill to raise Alaska's minimum wage would guarantee that wages go up...


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