In his first State of the State address to the Legislature, Gov. Bill Walker spoke broadly of the need to address the state’s financial shortfall and the importance of building a natural gas pipeline.
Two House Democrats are asking Gov. Bill Walker's administration to analyze the potential benefits of selling the Kodiak Launch Complex.
Over 60 local businesses welcome the 29th State Legislature by sponsoring a public reception Thursday night.
Gov. Bill Walker is scheduled to deliver his first State of the State address Wednesday night.
The Senate Finance Committee is considering hiring two former state commissioners to help lawmakers review state spending and address massive budget deficits.
Lawmakers expect bills on social issues, like abortion, to get less attention than last cycle.
Two lawmakers introduced a group of bills today designed to fix issues within the Alaska National Guard.
Like most lawmakers, Juneau Sen. Dennis Egan expects Alaska’s multibillion dollar deficit to be the top issue during the upcoming legislative session.
Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins thinks the state’s financial situation will mean a new reality for the state legislature in the upcoming session.
Former House speaker and former North Pacific Fisheries Management Council member Sam Cotten was only candidate interviewed.