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Pruden: This would be a hate crime for the ages

By Wesley Pruden | Life sometimes imitates art, often bad art. Actors live and work in a make-believe world, and when they step…

Persily: State still owes a lot of information to FERC, but no indication of change in EIS schedule

By Larry Persily | The Alaska Gasline Development Corp. has added to the list of information it will not submit to federal regulators…

Brennan: Dunleavy takes on tough task

By Tom Brennan Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s proposed budget is making many people nervous, and well it should. If enacted as proposed, a very…

Bourne: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal a radical front for nationalizing our economy

By Ryan Bourne Details of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s long-awaited Green New Deal have dropped. On Thursday, alongside Sen. Ed Markey of Massachusetts, she…

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Interesting things come to light in legislative committee hearings. Take, for example, the Senate Finance Committee hearing on Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s education budget, which aims to help close…

Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s heart-stopping budget proposal that rips the Band-Aid off Alaska’s $1.6 billion budget gap accomplished two things. First, it delivered on his campaign promise to offer…

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