Seniors object to Governor Murkowski’s plans to completely eliminate the Longevity Bonus Program. The measure, House Bill 158, is scheduled for teleconferenced hearing on Tuesday, March 11 at 8:00 a.m. in the House State Affairs committee.
- Tribes say filing a petition to adopt in state court is hard to accomplish in remote villages, and requires the services of an attorney.
- That was the message delivered to lawmakers Thursday, as they consider a bill to use the state’s high-risk insurance pool to help stabilize the market.
- If the state were to forgo distribution of passenger taxes, Skagway would lose out on about $4 million.
- The agreement is the first formalization of co-management between the Alaska tribes along the Kuskokwim River and the federal government.