The 13-10 vote included the support of one Democrat. The lease sales are expected to net Alaska more than $1 billion over the next decade.
Observations on the latest in the Alaska political scene’s gossip and rumors.
Could it really be? Congress has produced a health care bill that isn’t expected to dump millions of Americans off their health insurance.
Walker remains a key part of a bipartisan coalition of governors who’ve become an influential voice on health care.
A top Interior Department scientist says he was reassigned to an accounting position after talking publicly about the impacts climate change were having in Alaska.
She was one of the adults standing on the side of an ego-driven temper tantrum that came in the form of poorly-thought-out legislation that terrified a lot of Americans.
GOP leadership officially gave up on the last last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare, sparing Alaska’s senators from taking a position on the bill.
They reach the improved funding number with some creative accounting.
The first government-backed analysis of the Obamacare repeal paints a grim picture for Alaska.
The changes would essentially allow Alaska to keep Obamacare’s individual marketplace as is.