A bad look over conflict of interest rules, candidate problems and dividend politics galore. All that and more in this week’s edition of Friday in the Sun.
Murkowski said there are no single, easy answers, but said focus needs to be on addressing mental health.
It’s a fake invitation for a fake event.
It’ll be by far the shortest vacancy of this year’s legislative session.
The deadline for personal legislation saw more than 60 bills introduced this week.
Gov. Bill Walker’s appointment of Mike “Dozer” Shower to the vacant Senate District E seemed like a sure-fire dunk yesterday.
On a party line vote, the committee advanced the bill without amendments or answers to the many questions raised during the hearing.
Hopefully the veteran will bring an end to the appointment drama that has dominated the session.
A bill legalizing industrial hemp farming also cleared the Legislature.
The candidates put forward by House District 38 should be a relief for the governor’s office, which has faced slates of inexperienced or unqualified candidates for the two other vacancies.