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Voices of Alaska: Details crucial in natural gas development plan and the markets, is not in our best interests.Speaker of the House Mike Chenault represents Niksiki and Rep. Mike Hawker represents Anchorage in the Alaska House of Representatives.
Lawmakers cite constitutional question in Medicare expansion suit

...that he had been encouraged by recent conversations he has had with Legislative Budget and Audit Committee chair Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, on reforming the Medicaid program. "We began working on (Medicaid) reform on Dec. 1, 2014...
Walker wants 51 percent stake in AKLNG

...administration is considering the use of a gas reserves tax if one or more of the companies don't want to play," said Rep. Mike Hawker, an Anchorage Republican who was one of the leaders briefed. Hawker is chairman of the Legislative Budget and Audit...
Lawmakers discuss Gov. Bill Walker's Medicaid expansion

...requests to hold a hearing on Gov. Bill Walker's proposal to accept federal funds for Medicaid expansion.But Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, said Walker has the ability to pursue his plans regardless of what the committee says.Near the end...
Walker announces intent to expand Medicaid

...disagrees, a governor can move ahead. Walker said Thursday that that was his intention.The committee chair, Rep. Mike Hawker, said while his committee's role is a formality, hearings "may be the only available forum for legislators to further...
A path forward for the gasline and the rural areas of the Kenai Peninsula. He is in his fourth year serving as Speaker of the House. Rep. Mike Hawker is an Anchorage Republican who chairs the Joint Legislative Budget & Audit Committee.
Walker discusses Medicaid expansion decision members, that would immediately trigger Walker's ability to pursue his plans, the committee's chair, Rep. Mike Hawker, has said. The administration submitted its plans July 16, and has targeted Sept. 1 for the expansion rollout...
Legislature passes in-state gas pipeline bill

...Saturday. The House voted 34-4 to agree to changes made in the Senate and supported by the bill's sponsors, Reps. Mike Hawker and Mike Chenault. Rep. Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, was among those who voted no. She said she believes the project...
Local lawmakers pre-file bills; mining, gas, governmental efficiency to be on docket to is House Bill 4, the newest incarnation of last year's effort from House Speaker Mike Chenault and Rep. Mike Hawker to see a 24-inch, 500 mcf per day gasline built from the North Slope to Southcentral Alaska. Nikiski's Chenault...
What others say: Lawmakers want one more big meal before tightening belts

...Kito did us proud as the only voice of reason on the 16-member council.According to a March 2014 report from Rep. Mike Hawker's office, the state could have purchased the building a year ago for $28 million. That was before renovations were...


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