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 Borough Assembly will hold a public hearing Tuesday evening at 5:45 pm and a budget workshop at 6 pm. The Assembly will hold one more public hearing before their June 14 regular meeting where the final budget will be passed. more
The state Department of Transportation released their proposed Southeast ferry schedule for the 2017 fiscal year Thursday.
The proposed schedule lays out sailing dates and times for October through April. Wrangell’s ferry terminal would see 22 less sailings during those months compared to 2015. That would mean 14 less sailings to Ketchikan and eight less to Petersburg. The 2017 summer schedule has yet to be set. more