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What others say: No cutting our way to prosperity

...Alaska led to the reinstatement of most funds before the House passed the operating budget. Mere weeks later, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, rolled out cuts that zeroed out funding for public media altogether. Once again, citizen backlash...
Medicaid expansion event brings out lawmakers

...enrollment numbers that far exceeded projections. Herrera spoke during an informal "lunch and learn," sponsored by Sen. Mike Dunleavy and put on by Americans for Prosperity-Alaska. The group is part of the national Americans for Prosperity organization...
Lawmakers amend marijuana crimes bill

...length of time, although the Legislature can make minor changes.That amendment passed in a 4-3 vote, with Sens. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, and Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, joining Micciche in voting against it.Kelly said that he was...
Lawmakers discuss federal issues with pot legalization

...Svobodny also said he didn't know whether a future administration would change the guidance in that memo.Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, said federal enforcement remains a subjective issue, and that the Legislature needs to be clear with...
State lawmakers riled up over federal actions

...another example of the feds overreaching and trying to restrict the ability of the state to develop its resources. Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, said in an interview Friday that the state needs to do more than issue proclamations. "And what will...
Kenai, Kodiak chinook salmon research a casualty of Walker's budget cuts

...research money to be put back in the budget. Others are doubtful that the state has another $15 million to spare. Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, said through his office that he doesn't plan on fighting to get the money back considering the fiscal...
Panel advances education amendment bill

...say could open the door to more choice in education but critics fear could hurt public schools.SJR9, from Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, would strike a provision in the state constitution prohibiting use of public funds for the direct benefit...
Proposed education amendment pulled

...religious schools was pulled from the Senate floor ahead of scheduled debate Wednesday.The measure's sponsor, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, said he expected it to return though there was question about whether it would."I would be surprised to see it...
Legislator's comments not appropriate

...proposals by possibly withholding funds since he sits on the finance budget subcommittee for Fish and Game. Sen. Mike Dunleavy also has stated the he feels that when it comes to these proposals legislators should be treated differently than all...
Begich: Public money for public schools

...two-thirds of the vote in each the state House and Senate to pass. The proposal on the Senate side, proposed by Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, has yet to receive sufficient support for it to move to the Senate floor for a vote.Begich, in an...


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