JUNEAU – A bill to allow ridesharing services such as Uber, Lyft, and SideCar to operate in Alaska passed the Alaska State Senate today by a vote of 14 to 5.
JUNEAU – Recognizing the importance of ingenuity and creativity in building a strong economy, members of the Alaska State Legislature have formed a caucus centered on moving Alaska’s economy forward through innovation.
JUNEAU – A bill to transform Alaska’s education system was introduced in the Alaska State Senate today.
JUNEAU – Today, the Alaska State Senate passed a measure to support the state’s effort to combat Alaska’s opioid epidemic.
JUNEAU – The Senate passed major components of a solution to Alaska’s fiscal challenge today. Senate Bill 26 limits government spending and allows a responsible annual draw from the Permanent Fund’s earnings to help pay for a smaller government and maintain a dividend.