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The vote failed, but they said a lot.
Time to fear the sweeper?
The response was overwhelming.
On June 28, the same day U.S. Attorney General William Barr declared a law enforcement emergency in rural Alaska, and made more than $10 million… Continue reading
Here’s a run-down of what happened today.
Furlough notices were being sent Monday to about 2,500 University of Alaska staff, part of the fallout of Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s veto of $130 million… Continue reading
Facing $135M budget cut, university contemplates drastic action
In the list of 182 line-item vetoes released last Friday by Gov. Mike Dunleavy, one didn’t make his press office’s“items of interest” tally. Buried in… Continue reading
The deadline to submit comments on the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed Pebble Mine project is Monday, July 1. The draft EIS… Continue reading
Public comment period ends in days.
Lawmakers considers it their right to determine the location.
They’re reinterpreting a law from last year.
Alaska legislators face mounting pressure to decide the annual dividend paid to residents from Alaska’s oil-wealth fund, with Gov. Mike Dunleavy threatening additional special sessions… Continue reading
Another special session could be coming.
The governor can still veto funding.
SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. scientists said Friday they will investigate why an unusual number of gray whales are washing up dead on West Coast beaches.… Continue reading
“Pretty much everything worked out” for session up north.
One key vote was absent.
There were a lot of angry reactions.
The governor called it “a friendly suit.”