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Senator John CoghillSenators Disappointed by 9th Circuit’s Decision in Water Rights Case

ANCHORAGE – Members of the Alaska Senate Majority today expressed disappointment with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Sturgeon v. Masica, a case centered on Alaskans’ right to manage their navigable waterways.  Full Story >>

Senator Pete KellySen. Kelly Praises Key Alaskan Appointment in Trump Admin.

FAIRBANKS – Senate President Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, today praised the announcement by President Donald J. Trump naming Joe Balash, an Alaskan, to Assistant Secretary of the Interior, Land and Mineral management.  Full Story >>

Senator Cathy GiesselAlaska Senate Joins Fight to Overturn Fed. Takeover of Fish & Wildlife Management

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.  Full Story >>

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