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Walker says he won't rescind special session proclamation

...out there," said Walker, who said he thought the compromise budget cut too deeply in some areas.Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said the Senate plans to wait for the House to send over a budget capable of garnering the three-quarter...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-29/walker-says-he-wont-rescind-special-
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Resolution passes allowing recess while committees meet

...passing the resolution, voted to adjourn until May 12; the Senate also adjourned until then, though Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said the Senate wanted to make sure there was enough flexibility that lawmakers could come back into...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-30/resolution-passes-allowing-recess-wh
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Legislature adjourns; governor calls special session

...otherwise would use for an alternate gas pipeline project that Republican leaders have tried to restrict. Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said there would still be about $30 million left in the fund.While the Senate proposed a $47...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-27/legislature-adjourns-governor-calls-
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Legislative session continues, with budget vote pending

...The extended state legislative session carries on, with a vote pending on a state spending plan.Senate President Kevin Meyer said Sunday that Senate minority leader Berta Gardner wanted to wait to take up the budget. Under legislative rules...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-26/legislative-session-continues-with-b
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Alaska Senate approves budget; proposal now goes to House

...otherwise would use for an alternate gas pipeline project that Republican leaders have tried to restrict. Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said there would still be about $30 million left in the fund. While the Senate proposed a $47...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-27/alaska-senate-approves-budget-propos
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Leaders raise potential of budget vote without reserve draw

...revenue before a draw from the constitutional budget reserve would be needed. In an interview Thursday, Senate President Kevin Meyer also raised the specter of coming back to revisit the three-quarters vote later this year. Failure to reach agreement...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-25/leaders-raise-potential-of-budget-vo
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Agreement reached by Senate, House majorities

JUNEAU - Senate President Kevin Meyer says agreement has been reached between the Senate and House majorities...would be needed.In an interview Thursday, Senate President Kevin Meyer also raised the specter of coming back to revisit the three-quarters...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-25/agreement-reached-by-senate-house-ma
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Walker calls joint legislative session for appointments

...these hardworking Alaskans will not have the opportunity of a confirmation vote is unacceptable." Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said he and House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, met with Walker on Wednesday morning and said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-16/walker-calls-joint-legislative-sessi
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Walker orders AK LNG review

...large project to the FEED stage, Walker said in his speech.However, House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Kevin Meyer had asked Walked to hold off spending money on the new engineering for a year until the FEED decision. The state gas...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-11/walker-orders-ak-lng-review
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Legislature hits overtime on budget; special session eyed

...package together that is non-controversial with the public," Tuck, D-Anchorage, said Monday.Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said that given Alaska's fiscal situation, the education package put together last session was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-20/legislature-hits-overtime-on-budget-
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