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    Trump endorses Kelly Tshibaka for U.S. Senate

    Former President Donald Trump issued an endorsement of Kelly Tshibaka in her quest to unseat Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the 2022 midterm elections. It...

    Kenai passes election integrity law to improve security, voter confidence

    The Kenai Borough Assembly unanimously passed an ordinance at its June 15 meeting which aims to ensure greater public confidence in local elections. Introduced by...

    Alaska Policy Forum blasts Legislature’s ‘oversized and irresponsible’ state budget

    The state budget approved by the State Legislature on June 16 is irresponsible, oversized and unsustainable, according to the nonpartisan think tank Alaska Policy...

    AK Family Council praises U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of religious liberty

    Today, the United States Supreme Court ruled unanimously that every child in need of a forever home deserves the chance to be adopted or...

    Outgoing acting mayor aims to give $8.8M to 5 Anchorage groups for services ‘related to COVID’

    In one of her final acts before relinquishing the title of “acting mayor,” Austin Quinn-Davidson has asked the Anchorage Assembly to approve nearly $8.8...

    Juneau dumps witness verification for absentee voters, extends mask mandate for unvaxxed

    The Juneau Assembly unanimously voted to change its elections code by removing the requirement that mail-in ballots include a witness verification signature to ensure the legal...

    Juneau imposes Independence Day mask mandates on the unvaccinated

    As Alaska’s State Capital prepares to celebrate Independence Day, the City and Borough of Juneau has issued a “reminder” that anyone who has declined...

    Kenai to hold public hearing on ordinance to secure public confidence in borough elections

    In order to ensure greater public confidence in local elections, Kenai Borough Assemblyman Jesse Bjorkman has introduced an ordinance, which is up for a...

    Controversial scheme to incentivize COVID injections divides Palmer City Council

    A sharply divided Palmer City Council voted June 8 to approve using a $30,000 state grant to incentivize people into getting COVID shots. After lengthy...

    Juneau may scrap witness verification safeguard for mail-in ballots

    The Juneau Assembly will hold a public hearing on June 14 to consider whether to amend its elections code so that mail-in ballots no...

    Conservative Alaska think tank launches vote tracker to increase transparency in Legislature

    The Alaska Policy Forum announced the addition of a new Alaska Legislative Vote Tracker to its website. The online tool will allow Alaskans to easily access and track the votes of...

    Former State Representative Gabrielle LeDoux indicted for first degree voter misconduct

    Former State Representative Gabrielle LeDoux, along with two others, was indicted by an Anchorage grand jury for multiple counts of voter misconduct in the...

    Dunleavy urges quick legislative action on constitutional amendment to secure PFD

    With the fist Special Session of the Alaska Legislature set to end in a little over a week, Gov. Mike Dunleavy is pressing lawmakers...
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    6.10 > Critical Race Theory

    Critical Race Theory is a repackaged Marxist ideology that has infiltrated public schools, libraries, businesses, governmental structures and cultural institutions all across the nation,...

    Heads of 5 faith-based shelters urge Anchorage Assembly to work with, not against them

    A letter signed by the directors of five faith-based homeless shelters in Anchorage was sent to the members of the Anchorage Assembly asking that...

    Anchorage Assembly delays vote on divisive plans that would impact parental rights, homeless shelters

    The Anchorage Assembly postponed action on three highly controversial resolutions dealing with placing homeless housing in business sectors, imposing burdensome shelter regulations and a...

    Trump reaffirms vow to campaign in Alaska against Murkowski

    Former President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his commitment to travel to Alaska to help oust Sen. Lisa Murkowski, although he has not yet indicated...

    Anchorage ordinance would restrict parent’s rights to discipline children

    Acting Mayor Austin Quinn-Davidson wants to change Anchorage law to make it much easier for the city prosecute parents whom government officials believe have...

    Strong Fairbanks conservative aims to reclaim spot on Assembly to defend property rights

    Former Fairbanks Borough assemblyman, Lance Roberts, announced June 4 at the GOP luncheon at the Westmark, Fairbanks that he intends to run for the...

    Anchorage LGBT resolution doesn’t recognize low number of discrimination allegations

    Anchorage Assembly Chair Felix Rivera has introduced a resolution to have the city officially acknowledge June as time to celebrate “lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

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