Alaska was the first state in the country to add a ban on same-sex marriage to its Constitution.
Surrounded by state legislators, cameras, and heavy machinery, Gov. Sean Parnell signed a measure that could serve as a starting point for a major natural gas project.
The Alaska Republican Party has taken measures to prevent a takeover by libertarian and Tea Party activists.
West Anchorage Republican Lindsey Holmes will not be running for reelection to the Alaska House of Representatives.
Governor Sean Parnell has been responding to allegations that sexual assault crimes within the state’s National Guard were reported to him four years before he requested a federal investigation.
The Alaska Legislature’s most junior member says this year’s 95-day legislative session shows lawmakers can take on only a few big issues in the 90 days mandated by voters.
Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan says he thinks the next legislature will try to resurrect a bipartisan caucus to lead the Alaska Senate.
When the Republican-led Legislature went into overtime last week, they knocked a set of citizen’s initiatives onto an already packed November ballot.
Former state Rep. Carl Moses died Wednesday, according to Unalaska city officials. He was 84.