Peggy’s Corner, Feb. 02 – 08
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Representative Peggy Wilson – photo courtesy of http://house.legis.state.ak.us/rep.php?id=wls
In this week’s Corner of the House, Peggy talks about Gavel to Gavel and other ways of keeping track of the legislative process.
She also discusses energy, education, health care, economy, and fiscal responsibility and her role as House Majority whip.
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The Tongass Land Management Plan amendment, a 16 year transition toward young-growth logging, was finalized Friday. Tongass Forest Supervisor Earl Stewart signed the record of decision after considering objections from environmental and industry groups. Some have applauded the decision and others … more
A proposed Wrangell marijuana business is one step closer to opening its doors. The Planning and Zoning Commission approved a conditional use permit Thursday, requested by Happy Cannabis owner Kelsey Martinsen, for a retail store and grow operation. All Wrangell … more