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Tag: Sullivan

Transboundary talks moving to federal level

Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, say meetings with Canadian government officials in Ottawa over transboundary mining issues were productive,...

Walker, Alaska senators welcome Trump opioid declaration

JUNEAU — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker and the state's U.S. senators said they welcomed President Donald Trump's declaration of opioid abuse as a national...

Walker: status quo on health care reform bill not an option

Gov. Bill Walker says that while work on the latest federal health care reform bill may have ended, the conversation on this matter must...

Interior chief says he and Alaska senator bond over beers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says he has mended fences with Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski after a widely reported dispute over Murkowski's...

Honoring Robert ‘Sully’ Sullivan

A celebration of life will be held sometime this summer when the fish are running and the fisher folk are home.  – Rocky Stone

Young: ‘This budget isn’t going anywhere’

A preliminary 2018 federal budget proposal announced by the Trump administration on March 15 would pay for increased defense spending by cutting funds for...

Passing Over: Robert ‘Sully’ Sullivan

By Rocky Stone For The Cordova Times A PASSING OVER STORY “All the birds have flown up and gone;  a lonely cloud floats leisurely by. We never tire of...

Sullivan will chair Senate Subcommittee on Oceans

Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, has been named chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard for the 115th Congress. The subcommittee...

Native veterans allotment bill before Congress

Legislation now before Congress would allow Alaska Native Vietnam veterans who missed the opportunity while serving in the war to apply for land benefits...

NATIVE Act signed into law

Legislation to integrate Native tourism, empower Native communities and expand cultural tourism opportunities was signed into law on Sept. 26 by President Obama. The Native...