Many Alaska educators blame lawmakers for once again not increasing the per-student amount districts get through the state's education funding formula.
May 24, 2013
Consumer Energy Alliance is using its website to drum up opposition to Vote Yes: Repeal the Giveaway, the Alaska-based referendum effort that is gathering signature across Alaska.
May 23, 2013
Gov. Sean Parnell Tuesday signed an oil tax cut bill that will guarantee budget deficits for years to come at projected oil price and production levels, and then praised himself and legislative leaders for showing fiscal restraint.
May 21, 2013
With his eyes on a possible 2014 U.S. Senate run, Alaska tea party politico Joe Miller has been dealt a financial blow after losing a legal fight with the media stemming from his last attempt to win a Senate seat.
May 19, 2013
The Alaska Legislature this week sent to the governor a $2.2 billion capital budget, smaller than in some recent years but likely larger that can be expected in the future.
May 17, 2013
At this week's Arctic Council meeting, Asian nations were admitted as permanent observers while the European Union was forced to wait. Here's a news roundup from the meeting.
May 17, 2013
The National Republican Senate Committee is trying to to tie U.S. Sen Mark Begich to possibly illegal Internal Revenue Service targeting of conservative political organizations, but there is no indication the Alaska Democrat has had any involvement.
May 16, 2013
A month after state lawmakers approved a multibillion-dollar oil tax cut, ConocoPhillips executives told investors they hope to ramp up oil production, but offered no specifics.
May 15, 2013