Still a lot of skepticism of Governor Sean Parnell’s decision to replace the proposed Alaska Class Ferry with smaller shuttle ferries.
Gov. Sean Parnell plans to release weekly messages during the legislative session on increasing oil production in Alaska.
Rep. Bryce Edgmon will serve as chair of the Alaska House’s Bush Caucus.
Two bills lawmakers are considering this year could change the voting process, in very different ways.
The Alaska AFL-CIO endorsed the Democrat this week, more than a year and a half before voters go to the polls.
Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp has apologized for keeping the Marine Highway Advisory Board out of the loop on the Alaska Class Ferry.
The Parnell Administration wants to change another part of the 2006 cruise ship initiative. Bills introduced this session at the governor’s request would effectively allow more chemicals and minerals to be released into the water. Backers say the levels would still be safe
For the first time in nearly a decade, the state legislature is in a position where it could have to spend more money than it takes in.
State property taxes would be waived during construction of an Alaska gas pipeline project under a proposal by an Anchorage lawmaker.
Today, the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations will hold a confirmation hearing for Sen. John Kerry for Secretary of State.