For Immediate Release: October 4th, 2013 Senate Democratic Legislators Call for Release of ACA Impact Report ANCHORAGE – Today, Alaska Senate Democratic legislators called on the Department of Health and Social Services and Governor Parnell to release a report commissioned earlier this year outlining the effects of Medicaid expansion in Alaska due to implementation of the Affordable Care Act. […]
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Alaska State Legislature ALASKA SENATE DEMOCRATS Senator Johnny Ellis, Minority Leader • Senator Hollis French • Senator Berta Gardner Senator Lyman Hoffman • Senator Bill Wielechowski For Immediate Release: May 29th, 2013 Legislators ask Attorney General for Investigation Tragic events in Mt. View highlight deficiencies in criminal justice system ANCHORAGE – Senator Bill Wielechowski (D-Anchorage), Senator Johnny […]
For Immediate Release: April 6, 2013 Senators Point Out Shortcomings in Capital Budget Offer amendments to address oversights, regional inequity JUNEAU – Democratic Senators offered multiple amendments today on the Senate floor in hopes of creating a fairer and more equitable capital budget, serving the needs of all Alaskans. “I couldn’t support a capital budget that short-changed education, but provided […]
April 5th, 2013 at the State Capitol in Juneau, AK – Senators Johnny Ellis, Berta Gardner, Bill Wielechowski and Hollis French join host Backbone and hundreds of others to rally against the oil wealth giveaway, Senate Bill 21.