Democrats Tom Begich and Ed Wesley are running to succeed Ellis. Republicans Wasilla Rep. Lynn Gattis and David Wilson are running for Huggins’ Senate seat.
Three people are running for Juneau’s two House seats in November.
Trump U. was not a “university.” The goal was to sell potential “buyers” on escalating packages, up to $35,000. Seminars included showing buyers how to capitalize on the housing crisis.
Some legislators are calling for Walker to be more involved in advocating for his bills.
Now, to avoid a second year of mass layoff notices to state workers and another government shutdown scare, the pressure is on lawmakers to take the negotiated deal as-is.
President Obama may use his executive authority to declare the site of the Stonewall riots in New York City as the first national monument dedicated to the struggle for LGBT rights.
The move could give the little-known Party more visibility in a year when many voters say they’re open to new options. Gary Johnson of New Mexico and William Weld of Massachusetts will top the ticket.
The nation in the next few years faces many important decisions about health care — most of which have little to do with the controversial federal health law.
In his resignation letter, Democrat Luke Hopkins said the legislature “has utterly failed Alaskans.”
Instead of Negro, Oriental, Eskimo and Aleut, certain laws will now refer to African Americans, Asian Americans and Alaska Natives.