Governor Sean Parnell is defending his decision to wait four years to request a federal investigation into reports of a sexual assault problem in the Alaska National Guard.
Negotiators from the State House and Senate have reached a deal on the governor’s education bill, and it includes a mix of permanent and one-time funding increases.
The Legislature unanimously agreed to put $3 billion toward the public employee pension system just hours after their plan was released.
With the House and Senate struggling to make a deal on education, lawmakers are forced into extra innings.
The Legislature has voted to support state plans to take over acreage in the Tongass National Forest.
Gov. Sean Parnell has signed a bill that restricts state Medicaid payments for abortions.
The Alaska State House has voted in favor of Gov. Sean Parnell’s plan to shore up the state’s pension system.
Gov. Sean Parnell says repealing the state's oil tax structure would "kill" oil production.
The group Great Alaska Schools took to the steps of the Capitol on Friday to demand an increase in the state’s education funding formula.
Juneau residents on Thursday weighed in for and against a $35 million appropriation for the Juneau Access project in Gov. Sean Parnell’s proposed capital budget.