Yesterday, state attorneys filed a challenge to the federal Voting Rights Act in district court in Washington, DC.
Gov. Sean Parnell took to social media Tuesday to reiterate his call for lower oil production taxes.
The Alaska Public Offices Commission has refused to consider a complaint over campaign ads against the group “Vote No on 2″ on an expedited basis.
The groups sparring over a ballot measure to restore the Alaska Coastal Management Program traded barbs today (Friday), accusing each other of campaign disclosure violations.
The group behind a ballot measure to restore Alaska’s Coastal Management Program says the “Vote No on 2″ TV ads feature outdated information about the campaign’s top three contributors, and don’t audibly name those donors as required by the law.
The state of Alaska in September will ask the federal government to approve new education standards to replace the so-called No Child Left Behind program.
The state has issued a permit allowing for archaeological work at the site of a sunken Gold Rush-era ship in southeast Alaska.
Adams served the Northwest Arctic, North Slope, and Bering Strait region in both the Alaska House and Senate for 20 years, including several as the powerful chairman of the House Finance Committee.
The Brooks Range Council is a grassroots movement opposing Governor Sean Parnell’s plan to develop a road to the Ambler Mining District.
Parnell says the state is currently looking at a decline in revenue next year, due to factors including lower oil prices. If that situation holds, he says he will seek less spending.