Good afternoon, Alaska. In this edition: Woof. Who’d run for office with a public like this? The Anchorage Assembly is, as I’m writing this, settling in…
Remembering Johnny EllisIt’s with a heavy heart we learned today that the great Sen. Johnny Ellis, who represented Anchorage in the Alaska Legislature from 1986 to 2017…
If there’s a lesson from Judge Thomas Matthews’ ruling on the Alaska Redistricting trial, it’s don’t ignore public testimony.
Unfortunately.
At worst they've actively fueled the vitriol that has made the entire situation that much worse and at best have refused to confront disinformation in…
If the Alaska Native members didn't want to sign on in support of a plan they opposed, chair Binkley suggested their names should be removed from the…
What kind of year was 2021?
Bronson may preach freedom, but he’s meeting these suppressive anti-democratic tactics with, at best, a wink and a nod.
All Alaskans are equal, but some Alaskans are more equal than others.
And it'll be by mail.
Simpson made his feelings on some of these articles clear, for example responding to one such e-mail by calling Matt Buxton, who operates The Midnight…
Also, at long last, the House passes bills that have been the subject of lengthy amendment sessions. Meanwhile, the Senate breezes through anti-vax…