Elizabeth Harball, Alaska Public Media - Anchorage


Democratic presidential candidates take to Twitter to weigh in on Alaska politics

The leading Democratic contenders for the White House are weighing in on Alaska politics and the ferry strike -- at least, on social media.

Can Alaska learn anything from ‘the Kansas experiment’?

As Alaskans debate Gov. Mike Dunleavy's budget cuts, a different state occasionally enters the conversation to serve as a kind of cautionary tale: Kansas.

Effort to recall Gov. Mike Dunleavy working to coalesce around legal grounds

At the event, organizers said the governor's budget vetoes are not the sole reason they want to pursue a recall. But the vetoes were cited repeatedly.
The brother Francis shelter is a red and grey building

‘Who are the 100?’ If budget vetoes stand, Anchorage shelter says it must choose who stays and who leaves

As prospects for a veto override look increasingly slim, organizations that provide aid to low-income, homeless and other needy Alaskans say they have already had to make tough choices. But if Gov. Mike Dunleavy's budget vetoes stand, they say some of the choices ahead will be even more difficult.