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ACT members oppose changes to initiative process

...Peninsula Borough Clerks' office may violate state statute and go against the spirit of the petition process. ACT member Mike McBride questioned whether the borough had authority under state law to as amendments propose limit the number of sponsors a...
Superman irked at 'thrashing'

...charged with collusion. I know who's behind it ... the Pate-McBride gang," he said, referring to Vicki Pate and Mike McBride, leaders of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers (ACT). Superman, who represents Nikiski on the assembly, said...
ACT seeks term limits

...collecting signatures to put term limits on this October?s municipal election ballot starting in early July,? said Mike McBride, an alternate sponsor of the initiatives. ACT has submitted three separate applications, one for the Kenai Borough...
Two sides to every issue

...the Assembly by voting No and No! Your vote counts! Will you be a liberal or conservative voter this year? Either way I'll see you at the polls on October 1st and greet you with a smile and friendly handshake. Mike McBride North Kenai
Who does assembly represent?

Does your borough assemblyperson represent you, or are they employees of the borough and entitled to an executive level compensation package? If they are borough employees how can they approve labor contracts that will ultimately increase their own benefits without having a clear conflict of interest? Borough Assemblyman Brent Johnson from Kasilof introduced ordinance 2014-11 which would have eliminated about $97,000 worth of assembly benefits in exchange for doubling the monthly stipend.
Term limit initiatives rejected; ACT plans to correct language

...numbers 2007-02 and 2007-03, were unclear about the effect they might have on a seated member. Another ACT member, Mike McBride, of Nikiski, has proposed alternative language that Biggs suggested be incorporated into the proposed ordinances to overcome...
ACT seeks court injunction

...action that would force our borough government into compliance with state law, but one we felt was necessary," said Mike McBride, of Nikiski, another ACT member. Jacobus filed a lawsuit in December of 2006 challenging the legality of a borough...
Kenai zoning: What's the point? If the council decides to selectively remove the protection of zoning, then why should they continue to have zoning powers? No protection equals no zoning. Mike McBride North Kenai
Reader sees double standard in assembly actions

...supporters from group one. Be sure to attend the July 7 and Aug. 4 borough assembly meetings, and witness for yourself how government really works here on the Kenai Peninsula. It will be very revealing for all to see. Mike McBride North Kenai
Term limits don't stop incumbents

...from ACT had filed to seek office. Superman said, however, he fully expects to face an ACT opponent. ACT member Mike McBride, of Nikiski, said Monday that he knows of no ACT member planning to file. "Contrary to what some of our detractors...


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