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NEWS: Senate Democrats Press Availability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2017 Senate Democrats Schedule Press Availability for Thursday, May 11 JUNEAU – The Alaska Senate Democrats have scheduled a press availability on Thursday, May 11, following the Senate floor session which begins at 10:00am. WHO: Senators Berta Gardner, Bill Wielechowski, Donny Olson, Dennis Egan, and Tom Begich WHAT: Alaska Senate Democrats’ press availability WHERE: Butrovich […]

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NEWS: Senator Olson Condemns Statements Made by Wasilla Representative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2017 Senator Olson Condemns Statements Made by Wasilla Representative JUNEAU – On the Senate floor yesterday, Senator Donald Olson (D-Golovin) came out strongly condemning statements made by Rep. David Eastman (R-Wasilla) to the Associated Press and Alaska Public Media, that women in villages get pregnant intentionally to get a “free trip to the city” for […]

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NEWS: Senate Democrats Denounce Republican Majority’s Refusal to Meet in Joint Session

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2017 Senate Democrats Denounce Republican Majority’s Refusal to Meet in Joint Session JUNEAU – Today, the Republican Senate Majority voted along caucus lines to immediately adjourn a joint session called by a proclamation from Governor Bill Walker. The purpose of the session was to vote on confirmations of more than 100 Alaskans to fill vital […]

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NEWS: Sen. Begich Introduces Legislation to Protect PFD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2017 Senator Tom Begich Introduces Resolution to Constitutionally Enshrine Permanent Fund Dividend JUNEAU — Today Senator Tom Begich (D-Anchorage) introduced Senate Joint Resolution 8 (SJR-8) which would afford protection for the Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) in the Alaska State Constitution. “I have taken suggestions from my constituents, and former and current legislators to craft a […]

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