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Senate committee releases its version of education bill

...that will be paid by the state. Senate leaders put a good face on the bill. "This plan puts education in the hands of the people who can best identify and serve the students: teachers and parents," said Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, co-chair...
What's so good about Good Friday?

...this world to the end to have all men who believed in Him to spend eternity with Him. The plan was unknown by most of the people God created whom He loved, but, even before the first man set foot in the Garden of Eden, God had a plan to save...
Cal Thomas: Kathleen Sebelius: Scapegoat

...Chiefly biblical. A goat let loose in the wilderness on Yom Kippur after the high priest symbolically laid the sins of the people on its head. Lev. 16:8,10,26."Both definitions seem to fit last week's announcement of the "resignation...
Reeling it in: 'Draft Day' won't be a top pick

...sound interesting to you? Yes? No? It does to me, at least moderately, but I can guess that probably 75 percent of the people I know would say that the above plot synopsis sounds about as interesting as watching paint dry. I completely understand...
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Let Alaskans testify

...the Homer LIO, 17 of 20 who intended to testify at a public hearing were not allowed to testify. When 85 percent of the people who attend a public hearing are not heard, something is wrong. This is not a democracy." I attended a Town Hall...

...more than 60 miles from Phoenix.Natally Cruz, an organizer with the grassroots group Puente Arizona, said many of the people in attendance have relatives who have been inside the facility for more than a year."We want President Obama and...
Voices of Alaska: Don't be fooled by phony support for minimum wage

...let the people vote on the initiative. At least the Majority would then have to wait two years to thwart the will of the people.Ed Flanagan is chair of Alaskans for a Fair Minimum Wage (, the sponsor of the minimum...
What are we fighting for?

...taking out his rage on fellow soldiers. Upon being told about the shooting our President' comments were, "Many of the people there have been on multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan." We, as former and current military members were taught...
Alaska should have a better approach to industrial development

...behind in its own strategies and policies forcing private and public interests to work together in the best interests of the people whose resources are being exploited.
Union opposes legislative action on minimum wage

...their opinions and allows proper vetting."If it's something the people are after, we're the representatives of the people," Pruitt said. "Why not show them that we're willing to do it?"Flanagan said during Saturday's testimony...


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