Under state law, if the Legislature does not reject the pay raise recommendation within 60 days of the session's start, it takes effect automatically. But two Democrats say they'll introduce legislation to undo the raises.
After months of debate and controversy over a $10.5 million legislative appropriation to build an indoor sports facility with tennis courts in Alaska's largest city, the Anchorage Assembly on Tuesday finally reached a compromise that gave the project some, but not all, of the necessary funding.Sean Doogan
Some Republicans, upon first hearing Fischer had been kicked by a camel, wanted to know who started the argument. Fischer's response: "Well, I can tell you the camel hasn't been heard from."Craig Medred