03/31/16 - 5:46pm
“No man’s life, liberty or property are safe when the Legislature is in session.”
— Lawyer, politician and newspaper editor Gideon J. Tucker, 1866
As I write this, the Alaska Legislature is cutting costs and looking high and low for ways to generate revenue. Wondering if any of their ideas have anything to do with fishing, I called my old friend Olof Prail, a Juneau insider who’s up to his nose in all things legislatorial.
“What’s going on down there, fishing-wise?” I said.