JUNEAU – The Alaska State Senate approved a resolution today supporting an effort by U.S. Rep. Don Young to return management of fish and wildlife to the State of Alaska. The resolution passed by a vote of 15 to 4.
JUNEAU – On Friday, February 24, the Senate Education Committee will be taking public testimony on the potential of increasing virtual education in Alaska’s public schools.
JUNEAU – The Alaska State Senate passed a bill today to protect jobs in Alaska’s coastal communities and save the state millions of dollars. The bill passed by a vote of 16 to 2.
JUNEAU – Senate President Pete Kelly (R-Fairbanks) was encouraged today by the initial success of a measure aimed at detecting fraudulent Permanent Fund dividend applications.
JUNEAU – Sen. Click Bishop (R-Fairbanks) today said the decision by the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) to restart a project to widen and rehabilitate University Avenue using federal highway funds to replace $19.6 million in state funds is welcome news.