|•||Caucus Releases Results of Substantial Dittman Poll|
Annual Effort Seeks to Gauge Alaskans' Views on Legislative Issues
2012-03-20 : Press Release : House Majority Press
A new in-depth poll by Dittman Research & Communications released by the Alaska House Majority Caucus today carries a wealth of data on a number of issues before the legislature, from oil taxes to film incentives, to coastal zone management and education funding.
Dittman Corp. ... Read More »
|•||Rep. Edgmon Testifies in Front of House Finance on His HB 261|
2012-03-20 : Photo Image : 4800x2700 : House Transportation Committee
Representative Bryce Edgmon testifies in front of House Finance on his House Bill 261 which seeks to increase Alaskan ownership in Alaskan fisheries by enabling a larger number of state residents to purchase limited entry commercial fishing permits. HB 261 allows loans for entry permits at two percent below the prime rate and increases the maximum loan amount from $100,000 to $200,000. The bill was moved from committee and awaits scheduling for the House Floor. ...
|•||Tuesday, March 20, 2012|
2012-03-20 : Press Release : The House Majority Morning Minutes
A Summary of News & Events from Alaska's State House for Monday - 03/19/12:
H Floor Session: The House passed HB 250, Extending the Renewable Energy Grant Fund, HB 302, Repeal of the Pick-Click-Give Audit Requirement, HB 333, Public Office ... Read More »
|•||News from Rep. Bob Herron|
Operating Budget Passes House
2012-03-20 : Newsletter : Rep. Bob Herron
On March 15th, the House statewide operating and mental health budgets (HB 284 & 285) passed the house. These budgets total $9.49 billion and combined to grow 3.4 percent from last year, mostly due to formula driven programs in education and health care. These state, federal and ... Read More »
|•||Legislative News from Bill Thomas|
Legislation - Budgets - Around the District
2012-03-20 : Newsletter : Rep. Bill Thomas
We have been very pleased with the movement of our veteran legislation. We have high hopes for HB 282 which unanimously passed the House on February 1st. This bill is constructed to help military members transition into the workforce. HB 282 requires state licensing boards to recognize ... Read More »
|•||District 40 Legislative Newsletter|
Paġlaġipsi - Greetings!
2012-03-20 : Newsletter : Rep. Reggie Joule
Last week HB 284, the fiscal year 2012 Operating Budget, passed the House in a 32 to 5 vote on Thursday evening. This budget funds the operations and services of the state's many departments and divisions. It amounts to about $9.5 billion in total funds, including about $6.7 billion ... Read More »