JUNEAU - Members of the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday defended the budget the Senate passed, including proposed cuts to education, as responsible.
A co-chair of the committee, Sen. Anna MacKinnon, said there is room for compromise.
Chemical oceanographer Sue Saupe said that when she worked as a responder to the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989, she had trouble finding locations for productive study because the coastline of Prince William Sound was incompletely surveyed.
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