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Two sides to every issue

...clear choices in both candidates and issues. How we vote will determine the direction of our borough. Do you want more government and higher taxes or a more thoughtful and realistic conservative approach? Voters have a clear choice between the...

...year, but farmers have been frustrated with the drawn-out debate that has now lasted two years, saying they need more government certainty as they manage their farm operations.SNAP benefits would still be available for now. While farm bills...

...found a striking level of unease about the law among people who have health insurance and aren't looking for any more government help. Those are the 85 percent of Americans who the White House says don't have to be worried about the president's...
Gabriel, Bookey retain council seats

...more pedestrian trails and addressing the quality of life issues to retain city residents. He will also strive for more government transparency. He co-sponsored the legislation that allowed the council to vet planning and zoning commission members...
Tobacco tax would hurt economy

I understand Congress and the President's Administration are considering tobacco tax increases to finance more government spending. As immediate past Executive Director of Alaska Restaurant & Retail Association I believe our leaders in...
More government is not the answer

When I first learned of the borough's plan to tell me what I can and can't do on my lake front, on Daniels Lake, I was distraught.
Degrading the dream release; the difference between connecting to the nation's profoundest ideals and reflexively agitating for more government activism; the difference between a calling and a career.As Roger Clegg of the Center for Equal Opportunity notes...
Obama: Nation stronger, GOP should back his plans

...offered few signs of being willing to compromise himself, instead doubling down on his calls to create jobs by spending more government money and insisting that lawmakers pay down the deficit through a combination of targeted spending cuts and tax increases...
GOP, Democrats battle over PFD comments

...state Republican Party is accusing House Democrats of wanting to take Alaskans' permanent fund dividends to pay for more government.Democrats call the ad misleading and a scare tactic in the waning days of an election. State Republican Party Chairman...
More government doesn't need to be created

The debate on Prop. 2 is much too detailed. I do not care about outside money or any other political tactic. The first couple of paragraphs begin with the sentence, "This bill would create..." Create? We need to dissolve. The answer is no!


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