|•||Speaker, Resources Co-Chair Outraged by Corps' NPR-A Ruling|
ConocoPhillips Setback Sparks Statement from Majority Members, Army Corps' Ruling Threatens NPR-A Development
2010-02-05 : Press Release : Rep. Mike Chenault, Rep. Craig Johnson
House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, and House Resources Committee Co-Chair Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, released the following statements today expressing their frustration and outrage at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers decision to deny ConocoPhillips Alaska and Anadarko Petroleum ... Read More »
|•||Majority Leader Proposes Anti-Drug Legislation|
Johansen's HB 327 strengthens law, restricts access and criminalizes "Sally D"
2010-02-05 : Press Release : Rep. Kyle Johansen
House Majority Leader Kyle Johansen, R-Ketchikan, today introduced HB 327, which would strengthen the state's anti-drug laws. District One constituents approached Johansen with the components of the bill, and recognizes that the issues of illegal and recreational use and prescription ... Read More »
|•||Tammie Wilson Proposes Extending Voter Authority|
North Pole Rep. proposal requires voter approval of boundary changes
2010-02-05 : Press Release : Rep. Tammie Wilson
Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, today introduced HJR 41, which would amend the Alaska State Constitution to require voter approval of any proposed government boundary changes.
HJR 41 inserts a democratic component into the process of modifying or annexing residential or commercial ... Read More »
|•||Peggy Wilson Proposes Alaska Transportation Infrastructure Fund For Fall Ballot|
Wrangell Rep. wants to make travel easier for Alaskans
2010-02-05 : Press Release : Rep. Peggy Wilson
House Transportation Chair Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, today introduced HJR 42, asking voters to amend the Alaska State Constitution and establish the Alaska Transportation Infrastructure Fund. Wilson also introduced HB 329, which would designate the fund to generate from a $1 billion ... Read More »
|•||Labor & Commerce Chair Olson Comments on Today's U.S. Census Hearing|
2010-02-05 : Audio Clip : 00:30 : House Oil & Gas Spec. Com.
Olson says he asked the bureau to present before the committee because he believes that every uncounted Alaskan impacts the amount of federal funds that come to the state, in addition to having redistricting consequences later. Olson also emphasizes the strict information privacy standards the bureau employs, to help reassure constituents who are worried about the confidentially of their responses being compromised. ...
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|•||Daily House Majority Audio Actualities for Friday, Feb. 5, 2010|
Labor & Commerce Chair Olson Comments on Today's U.S. Census Hearing
2010-02-05 : Media Advisory : House Majority Press
House Labor & Commerce Committee Chair Kurt Olson, R-Kenai, is the featured member for today's House Majority Caucus daily audio actualities.
Rep. Olson comments on today's hearing by officials with the U.S. Census Bureau. Olson says he asked the bureau to present before the ... Read More »
HB 20 Commercial Fishing Energy Efficiency Loans Heard in Senate Resources Wednesday
2010-02-05 : Newsletter : Rep. Bryce Edgmon
HB 20, my bill to make low-interest loans available to more fishers who want to im-prove their operations with more energy-efficient engines and equipment, had a successful hearing in the Senate Resources Committee on Wednesday. Several of the committee's members spoke very suppor-tively ... Read More »