Rep. Claman’s Alaska Matters: ISOs, Marijuana, and Community Updates

A goal for both the Legislature and the Walker-Mallot Administration is delivering affordable energy to all Alaskans. Alaska is a resource rich state, yet the cost of energy is very high in Fairbanks and many rural communities. Of course, keeping consumer costs down and affordable in Anchorage will always be a top priority. Here in Juneau, we’ve been learning about an innovative way to address Railbelt electricity costs that I would like to share with you.

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Note from Rep. Gara: Legislature Week One: Hard Work Ahead; Waterlogged Clothes All Week.

The Legislative Session started Tuesday. As far as I can tell, I have two major jobs right now. They are to:

1. Work hard to put you, your families, and neighbors first;
2. Figure out how to walk five blocks in horizontal Juneau rain without collecting three pounds of rainwater on my clothes. It’s not a good look.

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