In response to an ADN article detailing problems in Sen. Lesil McGuireâ€™s office related to the authorization of spending $6500 on staff travel to the National Council of State Legislatures (NCSL) in Seattle, McGuire this morning attacked fellow legislators for their spending habits at that same conference.
Read new Joe Miller vs Lisa Murkowski polling data in an analysis of Murkowski’s re-election bid
; Lisa Murkowski doesn’t exactly have the strongest reputation as a campaigner, at least not out of the gate. When she was a state house…
Senate Democrats earlier today were able to block a bill that would bar most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. The measure received 54 votes…
An internal flap over spending for travel by legislators and staff is now boiling over into the campaign season.
Tid bits we’re hearing from around our little political world
Here are my five takeaways from the event.
When the Legislature and Governor ended the Alaska Film Tax Credit program this summer everyone figured it would cause some stress in the film community, but who could have guessed it would devolve into telenovela drama so badly one company would feel the need to lawyer up to protect their reputation.
A ballot initiative that could be voted on during the 2016 state general election appears to have strong support, according to polling released exclusively to TMS.
Mayor Berkowitz gave quite a speech on climate change before to GLACIER Conference. Its a speech that will make progressives tingle and conservatives bristle. Either way, the Mayor’s words will engage you and make you think.