Archive of: Alaska Politics

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April Issue 1 2015

Subsistence Board to consider 2015 Y-K actions

Subsistence, conversation, and state vs. federal fisheries management will square off again in a series of April meetings over king salmon in the Yukon and Kuskokwim rivers.

Session approaches end with major issues to be resolved April Issue 1 2015

Session approaches end with major issues to be resolved

With about two weeks left on the clock, the 2015 session of the Legislature seems set to end with a big bang. A collision is shaping up between legislators and Gov. Bill Walker over the governor’s vision of a large state-led gas pipeline.

March Issue 5 2015

MSA changes focused on flexibility, science

March Issue 5 2015

Legislature gets to work on Medicaid reform, expansion

JUNEAU — Legislators are getting down to business on reforming the state’s bloated Medicaid system.

March Issue 5 2015

Richards put through wringer during Judiciary hearings

JUNEAU — Legislative committees have been putting Attorney General nominee Craig Richards through the wringer. Richards has stood up to it, however, deftly answering tough questions.

Sullivan speaks on states’ rights, EPA, Alaska LNG Project March Issue 5 2015

Sullivan speaks on states’ rights, EPA, Alaska LNG Project

March Issue 5 2015

Bills advance with session two-thirds over