Becky Bohrer

Dividend, tax vote bills could complicate governor’s budget

JUNEAU — Bills introduced ahead of the new legislative session could complicate Gov. Bill Walker’s plans to address Alaska’s budget and tackle infrastructure projects.... Read more

Economist: Alaska job losses expected to moderate

JUNEAU — The state labor department expects continued job losses in Alaska this year but at a more moderate level than earlier in the recession.... Read more

Pebble Mine backers seek to advance project

JUNEAU — Backers of a proposed copper and gold mine near a major salmon fishery in Alaska are taking another step toward advancing the project,... Read more

Alaska speaker declines to speculate on Westlake’s future

JUNEAU — An Alaska lawmaker has not responded to calls for him to resign amid allegations of inappropriate behavior, leaving House and Democratic party leadership... Read more

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