Congress left Washington without agreeing on a funding plan for the unaccompanied minors coming over the Southern U.S. border, so the Obama administration’s Department of Homeland Security is creating one on its own.
Read original article – Published August 08, 2014 4:50 PM ET
With No Plan From Congress, Homeland Security Improvises
- Juneau Police Department officers will be at area schools to reassure everyone's safety after a recent school-shooting threat.
- The Governor's Mansion will be open from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday for the annual holiday open house.
- District Court Judge Kirsten Swanson was sworn in on Wednesday.
- A state commission approved to petitions for Dillingham and Manokotak to annex land in the Nushagak commercial fishing district against their staff's recommendations. The annexations will allow the two city's to tax salmon harvested in the district.