Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday announced a proposed state budget that would limit growth in operating costs to less than 1 percent.
Revenues to the State of Alaska are expected to decline next year by about $700 million, the Department of Revenue said Dec. 4.
Revenues to the state of Alaska are expected to decline next year by about $700 million, the state Department of Revenue said Dec. 4.
A recount has affirmed a victory for a Sitka Democrat in a race for a southeast Alaska state House seat.
Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell says he's forming an exploratory committee to look at the possibility of a run for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination in 2014.
A critic of Gov. Sean Parnell's plan for reducing oil company taxes has retained his seat in the state Senate. A Senate District J election recount affirmed a victory for Anchorage Democrat Hollis French over Republican Bob Bell.
State Rep. Bill Thomas has requested a recount of this year's election results that saw him losing by 34 votes to Democrat Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins of Sitka.
Republican state Rep. Bill Thomas says he's likely to ask for a recount in the election race that ended with him behind by 34 votes to Democrat Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins of Sitka.
Republican Bob Bell said Monday that he will seek a recount in his race against Anchorage Democratic Sen. Hollis French.
Where Southcentral will get its energy in the near future was up for debate between the Anchorage mayor and the governor at the Resource Development Council’s annual conference.