A bill symbolically making 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages is heading to the House floor for a vote.
Two bills dealing with Alaska Native issues got different receptions from members of the Legislature on Thursday.
A measure adding same-sex partners to a bill allowing military spouses to keep their driver’s licenses was rejected.
Traditionally, the Legislature puts everything on hold for one week in March to attend a meeting of the Energy Council in Washington, DC. It’s been going on for so long that many lawmakers and staff don’t even know when it started.
A bill that would save military spouses the trouble of going to the DMV has triggered an unlikely battle over gay rights in the state legislature.
The Alaska House of Representatives passed a bill yesterday that would make it a felony for federal agents to enforce new gun control measures within the state.