Mary J. Toutonghi

State has been negligent in its spending

To the Alaskans who are concerned:

It has come to my attention that Governor Walker is requesting the support of the citizenry in helping the... Read more

Legislators not fulfilling duty to people of Alaska

In an op-ed of March 19, 2015, Speaker Mike Chenault said “Legislature can break the budget deadlock if Democrats are willing to compromise.” As one... Read more

Water belongs to all Alaskans

Alaska’s Constitution states that Alaska’s resources should be used for the people of Alaska. “Of the people, by the people and for the people,” takes... Read more

HB77 denies Alaskans a voice

I would like to begin with a quote from Byron Mallott, a candidate for governor of the state of Alaska in 2014 in the Juneau... Read more

Better planning should go into education funding

To the members of the House of Representatives and the Senate of Alaska:

I have observed the invited testimony of the Senate Finance Committee on... Read more

Some words for Congress

An Open Letter to Speaker of the House, John Boehner:

I am one of the ordinary voters who live in Alaska. I pay income tax... Read more

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