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What others say: An ounce of prevention

...Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage, sponsored the bill in 2014. This year she's co-sponsoring it with House Majority Leader Charisse Millet, R-Anchorage. Hopefully, bipartisan support in the House is enough to keep Erin's Law on track...
Walker calls on Alaskans to pull together

...Leaders of the Republican-led House and Senate majorities lamented the lack of specifics in the speech. Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said the speech sounded a lot like campaign rhetoric.
Bob Franken: John, Mitch, Barack and Charlie

...shrinking territory down the Pennsylvania Avenue no-man's-land that ends at the White House. The new Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell even offered a rationale for cooperation, telling The Washington Post that his party has something...
Walker: Nothing off the table in Alaska budget talks

...think everybody's in agreement, I think, that we need to make these budget adjustments first," he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said the focus of her GOP-led caucus will be on cutting the budget where possible...
With oil prices dropping, Walker stops spending on mega-projects

...key Republicans, state Rep. Steve Thompson, who co-chairs the House Finance Committee, and state Senate's majority leader, John Coghill of North Pole. "The governor's definitely stepped right out there in front of it," said Thompson...
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control

...the man now in line to become majority leader and set the Senate agenda.Two-term...majority."Said outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat, " The...several months after he defeated Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Republican primary...
Texas Senator stumps for Sullivan in Soldotna

...sought to draw comparisons between incumbent Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada. Cruz is one of two high-profile politicians from Outside who are making the rounds in...
Wins give GOP wider Washington influence

...relationship between Obama and Sen. Mitch McConnell, who won re-election in Kentucky and is likely to ascend to majority leader."I don't expect the president to wake up tomorrow and view the world any differently than he did this morning...
Congress sends Obama $1.1 trillion spending bill

...with the Constitution, vote no," he said.Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid rebutted instantly, saying Cruz turn, blamed Reid, saying his "last act as majority leader is to, once again, act as an enabler" for the president...
Murkowski readies for role as Energy Committee chair her party to make sure that will not be the case by returning to regular order that disappeared under outgoing Majority Leader Harry Reid."I disagree heartily," she said. "If Republicans fail to govern, if we say our responsibility is...


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