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Begich discusses economic future

Democratic U.S. Senator Mark Begich said he remembers driving through the Kenai Peninsula five years ago, shortly after his election to the U.S. Senate...
Business news

...Commerce will host a joint luncheon on Tuesday at noon at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex. A presentation from U.S. Senator Mark Begich is planned. RSVP to 262-9814 or 283-1991. Redder named Kenai Peninsula Business Banking manager...
What others say: Avoiding an in-state fight over F-35s is essential

Anyone wondering where Alaska's senior U.S. senator stands on where the Air Force should base two Pacific Rim squadrons of the new F-35 fighters need not wonder any longer.Sen...
Rich Lowry: Jeremiah Denton for the ages

...That's over. I don't want to be a professional jailbird."He certainly wasn't that. Denton went on to become a U.S. senator from Alabama. With his passing, we've lost a hero whose example of faithfulness and duty should be for the ages...
HB77 an insult to Alaskans

...many from the Resource Development Council, a group funded largely by corporations based outside Alaska, or even the U.S. Senator Giessel seemed most appreciative of comments directed at specific lines of the bill. This presumes however that this...
Begich: Public money for public schools

...What we really need is less oversight from our own (U.S.) senators." Dunleavy said the state needs people in Washington...Alaska on national and federal issues.Alaska's U.S. senators annually address state lawmakers on the goings on...
Bob Franken: Holidays from hatred

...including Apple, Delta and American Airlines. Many Republicans also were appalled - Mitt Romney for one, and U.S. senators and GOP homeboys John McCain and Jeff Flake.Major league baseball put out a statement criticizing the legislation...

...essential."Brewer vetoed the measure Wednesday night after Republicans ranging from Mitt Romney to her state's two U.S. Senators urged her to reject the measure, which emerged from the GOP-controlled state Legislature. The bill was designed...
Fisheries panel brings fishers from all user groups to the table

...policy of not taking public stances on ballot issues," he said. After the panel finished answer its questions, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, commended the group on their willingness to talk to one another. In her experience...
Letter to the editor

...voice to get needed medical and domestic help. Our U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski has a field office in the Kenai Benco Building and U.S. Senator Mark Begich has a field office in the same building...


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