How the state will pay for the spending plans remains uncertain.
How the legislature and Gov. Bill Walker handle a plan could have big implications on Alaskans’ Permanent Fund dividends.
When it’s obvious who the nominees will be, presidential candidates get intelligence briefings. That’s about to start.
“Ignorance is not a virtue,” the president told Rutgers University graduates, in an apparent critique of Donald Trump. He called for embracing an interconnected world over building walls.
The convention was a first for the teenaged Bernie Sanders supporter. We caught up with her Sunday to see how things went.
Alaska Democrats spent the weekend in Anchorage picking delegates for the party’s national convention in Philadelphia this July, and setting priorities for the year ahead.
Overall, the Senate’s capital budget is comparable to the one passed last year. But the portion of that spending plan funded with money state lawmakers’ readily control is very small, historically speaking.
India Busby is new to politics, passionate about voting and feeling the Bern. The 19-year-old Juneau college student finagled her way into being one of 539 delegates for Alaska’s Democratic Convention in Anchorage.
The House Rules Committee released its version of House Bill 247, which scales back tax credits for oil and gas industry, on Thursday.
If lawmakers abandon their lease of the Anchorage LIO, the bank holding the developers’ debt says it will sue for up to $27.5 million.