What a difference a few hours can make. The Senate introduces its capital budget, the House stalls out and more details emerge on Rep. Parish. The latest from the Alaska Legislature.
Alaska Native languages
The Senate Rules Committee rejected an amendment to call loss of Alaska Native languages an “emergency” after changing it to “urgent need.”
One representative didn’t like a presentation so much she walked out before it even began.
Alaska recognizes 20 Alaska Native languages as official state languages. A new report says many could be extinct by the end of this century.