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March 2024 Legislative update 

By Sen. Gary Stevens  Hello from Juneau.   The legislative session is now at the halfway mark and the work in the Capitol continues at a busy...

Capitol report: Senate is steadfast on seeking solutions for resources for...

By Sen. Gary Stevens  Hello from Juneau.   With the legislative session now in its second month, the Capitol is a busy place. It’s great to be...

Capitol Report: House changes in SB 140 could jeopardize education bill’s...

By Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak  Hello from Juneau.   The second session of the 33rd Alaska State Legislature convened on Tuesday, Jan. 16, and work in the...

Capitol Report: Budget remains central focus of legislators

There's no reason legislators shouldn't be able to find a workable solution to Alaska's ferry problems, writes Sen. Gary Stevens.

Deep cuts expected in Dunleavy’s revised budget

Hello again from the Capitol. The 2019 session is now in its fourth week and the Capitol is a busy place. In recent weeks,...

Interim Report: Focus is on Nov. 6 general election

Hello again. The eyes of Alaska’s political world are focusing on Tuesday, Nov. 6, when voters will cast ballots in the general election. As...

Capital Report: Senate District P’s office remain open during interim

Hello again. With the legislature adjourned until January, it has been nice to have the time to visit with constituents to get their thoughts...

Capitol Report: Almost into the home stretch

Greetings from the Capitol. We are just about two-thirds of the way through the 90-day legislative session. Like every year, there is always a...

Capitol Report: Legislature welcomes two new members

Hello again. As the Legislature approaches the halfway point in this year’s 90-day session, we are preparing to welcome new members to both the...

Capitol Report: Hope is to complete work by April 15

Hello again from Juneau. We are almost a third of the way through this year’s legislative session. With committee meetings, floor sessions and the like,...