Jesse Kiehl

Alaska Senate’s first covid hearing was about what you’d expect when it’s run by Sen. Reinbold

Reinbold has spent much of the last year using Facebook to spread doubt and disinformation about the coronavirus, health measures and the vaccine, but she has reserved most of her ire for Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s “tyrannical” (largely toothless to the rest of us) public health order. With a new pulpit courtesy of GOP Senate Majority, Reinbold was ready to hit the ground running to make her case.

The Midnight Sun Podcast (January 22)

In our January 22 episode, Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar are joined by City and Burrough of Juneau Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl and Fairbanks Daily News-Miner political reporter Matt Buxton to discuss happenings from the first week of the 2017 legislative session.