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Category Archives: Caucus Press

NEWS: Senators Join Alaskans, Rally Against Oil Wealth Giveaway

For Immediate Release: April 5th, 2013 Senators Join Alaskans, Rally Against Oil Wealth Giveaway JUNEAU –Alaskans gathered around the state yesterday, uniting in opposition against Senate Bill 21. Crowds of hundreds gathered in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau to protest the massive giveaway. Reports of rallies in Dillingham, Soldotna, Sterling, Homer, and Sitka were still filtering in. All told, hundreds of […]

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NEWS: Senate Democratic Legislators Offer Amendments to Support Early Education, Veterans and Curb Government Waste

For Immediate Release: March 28th, 2013 Senate Democratic Legislators Offer Amendments to Support Early Education, Veterans and Curb Government Waste JUNEAU – Members of the Senate Democratic Caucus offered a targeted set of amendments today on the operating budget to support educational programs with proven positive long-term impacts, educational programs for Alaskan veterans, and a 2 billion dollar sweep of […]

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NEWS: On Eve of Historic Vote, Senate Democratic Caucus Denounces “Crapshoot”

For Immediate Release: March 19th, 2013 On Eve of Historic Vote, Senate Democratic Caucus Denounces “Crapshoot” Amendments offered tomorrow to protect Alaska JUNEAU – Democratic members of the Alaskan Senate remain hopeful a series of amendments can prevent Alaska from falling off the fiscal cliff by passing a version of Senate Bill 21 that will lead inevitably to massive deficits, […]

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NEWS: Democratic Legislative Leaders Applaud Senator Begich’s Remarks to Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2013 Democratic Legislative Leaders Applaud Senator Begich’s Remarks to Legislature Senator’s focus on education, Arctic and results well received          JUNEAU – Today, Senate Democratic Leader Johnny Ellis (D-Anchorage) and House Democratic Leader Beth Kerttula (D-Juneau) released the following statements following U.S. Senator Mark Begich’s address to the Alaska Legislature. From Senator Ellis:          “I applaud Senator […]

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