Sen. Dan Sullivan says President Donald Trump’s order was justified. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says the attack “eliminated one of the greatest threats to peace in the region.”
Poor VHF coverage isn’t a new issue. But this many outages at once is not normal.
Sen. Donny Olson, D-Golovin, says that both Gov. Mike Dunleavy and President Donald Trump should ensure the REAL ID mandate is implemented properly, so as not to infringe upon Alaskans’ rights to travel.
The U.S. Coast Guard says a seaman will face a court martial on murder and other charges in the death of a fellow seaman.
Two Alaska students will spend a week visiting historic monuments, talking with U.S. Senators and maybe even meet the president and his cabinet.
But it would be a mistake to take that as an indication of how she’ll vote on the removal of the president from office.
“I will be asked to say, ‘I will do impartial justice according to the Constitution and laws, so help me God.’ And that is what I’m going to do,” she said.
Governor’s office says it’s common practice to get “briefing materials” on particular projects.
Alaska’s congressional delegation announced they were able to include a two-year extension for Secure Rural Schools payments in final appropriations bills for this year.
“Frankly, this has been a political stunt all along,” Young said in a statement issued after the vote.