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...manner in which the Board of Fisheries develops regulations.House Bill 103 was introduced by Tammie Wilson, a Republican lawmaker representing Fairbanks and North Pole. The measure is short - just seven lines, 10 if you count the title - but...
Reinbold loses most committee assignments after budget vote

JUNEAU - A conservative Republican lawmaker who broke with her caucus in voting against the state operating budget has been stripped of most of her committee assignments...
More than 3,300 Alaskans sign up for insurance

...supported by the idea that healthy young Americans will purchase a bad product not suited for their needs." The Republican lawmaker said the latest numbers "show us America wasn't fooled by this Administration's smoke and mirrors...
Statehood defense money deleted from supplemental budget

...the money as part of Gov. Tony Knowles' controversial appeal of a landmark subsistence fishing lawsuit. The Republican lawmaker who originally put the money into the budget fumed, saying the Democratic administration sought the funding...
Voter files complaint challenging Kohring's residency

...while the Legislature is in session. Questions have been raised in the past about Kohring's residency when the Republican lawmaker listed for a time his address as a motor home on a vacant lot near Wasilla. Most recently Kohring faced media...
Alaskans cast votes on judges in controversial campaigns

...before Tan and Michalski, likened the campaign against the judges to a witch hunt. Fritz Pettyjohn, a former Republican lawmaker who chairs Alaskans for Judicial Reform, has said Michalski made the most flagrant decision, a 1998 ruling on...
Cowdery needs to take just one more step: down

...Bill Allen and Rick Smith to buy the vote of an un-named senator on oil tax legislation. The 78-year-old Republican lawmaker from Anchorage, who was indicted two weeks ago, says his health is the reason for stepping down. Gene Therriault...

MADISON, Wis. - A Republican lawmaker has reintroduced a bill that would make English the official language in Wisconsin, saying it will encourage immigrants to learn...


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