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Lawmakers consider adding grizzlies to license plate options the list of options people can choose for an Alaska license plate. House Bill 293, sponsored by Republican Rep. Peggy Wilson of Wrangell, gives Alaska residents the option of having the bear on their license plates. The bill calls for a repeat...
What others say: The great plate debate

...Alaska 48 out of 51 when it comes to most attractive license plate; not much of a ranking, to say the least.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, has introduced a bill that would bring back license plates with a standing grizzly bear. That design...
House Resources advances gas line bill

...R-Eagle River, said he thought Alaskans could take comfort that the committee did "good, hard work." Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, said she thought the bill was fair to all concerned.Other members expressed mixed feelings. Rep...
Voices of Alaska: Measure would preserve spill response, prevention efforts

...February by Representative Cathy Munoz (R-Juneau), and supported by Representatives Paul Seaton (R-Homer), Peggy Wilson (R-Wrangell), Scott Kawasaki (D-Fairbanks), and Sam Kito III (D-Juneau). The bill would amend state law...
House Education considers delaying standards another unfunded mandate we're asking our districts to do," said Chairwoman Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, felt a delay would be good for teachers involved."They need a reasonable time for in-service to...
House Education puts hold on standards resolution

...third-party review."How is this third party going to be picked, and what is the cost for their operation?" asked Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell.Tammie Wilson suggested her own House task force on sustainable education might be the best choice...
Governor says he's not threatening Ketchikan

...either," he said later. "And I've been very forthright with people when they ask me questions."Republican Rep. Peggy Wilson, who represents Ketchikan, said she had concerns about possible fallout from the lawsuit, which she said she supported...
House education panel delves into vo-tech credits

...schools to the list were raised by Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, but she was not the only one with concerns.Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, pointed to Southern Southeast Alaska Technical Education Center in Ketchikan as another potential candidate...
Bill linking PFD to welfare eligibility stalls

...voted 4-3 Tuesday against moving the bill on to the Finance Committee. Republican Reps. Gary Stevens of Kodiak and Peggy Wilson of Wrangell joined Democrats Joe Hayes of Fairbanks and Harry Crawford of Anchorage in voting against the bill. Hayes...
Borough may benefit from fish tax bill

...lost tax revenue on fish sold to a buyer in a municipality but sent out of state for processing, Seaton said. Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangle, and Rep. Bill Thomas Jr., R-Haines, have joined Seaton in sponsoring the bill. If the bill becomes...


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