The president is making changes that include banning solitary confinement for juvenile offenders and for prisoners who have committed low-level infractions.
Senator Pete Kelly, a Fairbanks Republican, previewed a bill he is planning to introduce this week to reform the current Medicaid system.
While the state figures out how to regulate marijuana commerce, several federal laws sit as roadblocks to the business of cannabis.
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