To help boil things down, here are two short floor speech clips that pretty well encapsulate the budget positions of the State Senate Majority and Minority. Don’t worry, they are short and largely free of numbers and acronyms. They don’t and aren’t intended to give you the depth of detail of the budget, but rather the values each side is basing their positions upon.
The latest APOC reports are out for Anchorage’s spring elections and they give us pretty good clues about who’s contending, who’s pretending, who’s hoping to get paid, and who’s putting their members’ money where their mouths are.
Alec Macgillis in The New Yorker details the history of public policy manipulations behind the wealth of David Rubenstien and Alaska Dispatch owner Alice Rogoff.
Flynn and Hall say if you really want to see more money in your pocket you should vote against Prop 8.
This weekend a robocall saying it was paid for by the Alaska Republican Party encouraged voters who had requested an absentee ballot application for the April 5th municipal election to vote for a host of candidates depending on where they lived. Among those who the Party did not include in their list of endorsed candidates were registered Republican candidates Assemblywoman Amy Demboski and school board candidate David Nees
Dustin Darden shows up in the darnedest place, Croft has a big one, and we respond to the AK GOP…Its Friday in the Sun!!!
Recently, longtime Alaska pollster Ivan Moore of Alaska Survey Research released five years of polling numbers on U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, Congressman Don Young, former Governor Sean Parnell, and Governor Bill Walker.
Stock said she would be open to running on the Democratic primary ballot if it were possible.
After re-watching all of the Legislative Council meetings since December in an attempt to fully understand the situation, one thing stands out: Legislative Affairs Agency (LAA) Executive Director Pam Varni is the problem.
Reinbold getting an opponent, Raines getting the inside scoop, and Hillary getting no love. Its Friday in the Sun!!!!