Anchorage – Saturday, September 22nd, from 12-2:15 pm at the Mountain View Library, Representative Geran Tarr will be hosting her annual Fall Constituent Meeting. Lunch will be provided and neighbors from Mountain View, Airport Heights, and Russian Jack are invited and encouraged to attend this family-friendly event.
Anchorage – This morning, during a health and public safety forum in Anchorage, Alaska Governor Bill Walker was presented with and signed a resolution prioritizing school safety and supporting increased training for teachers and other school employees to prevent and respond to school violence. House Resolution 7 was sponsored by the House Education Committee under the direction of committee chair Representative Harriet Drummond (D-Anchorage).
On Wednesday, June 6th, we recognize one of the most tragic and calamitous events in American history: that 50 years have passed since the assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy.
Many Americans like me are sustained and encouraged by great historical figures, whether living or deceased. Mine are the usual and deserving suspects: Lincoln, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt, Gandhi, and King.