Legislative Update: A Message from Rep. Harriet Drummond

I am back at the Capitol to serve as your representative in the 31st Alaska Legislature. Things are off to an unusual start this year because no single legislator has yet been able to muster up the minimum 21 votes required to elect a Speaker of the House. Until this happens, many functions of the House, such as the introduction of bills and committee assignments, cannot take place.

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NEWS: Work of Task Force on Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia Continues Monday

Task Force is Working on Recommendations to the Alaska Legislature Anchorage – The third meeting of the Alaska Legislative Task Force on Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia will be held Monday in Anchorage. The 12-member task force, which was authorized earlier this year with the passage of House Bill 64, is studying the latest research on …

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Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia Task Force – Second Meeting

Anchorage – Wednesday, October 31 will mark the second official meeting of the Legislative Task Force on Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia authorized by the Alaska Legislature through House Bill 64 last session. The task force will meet again to continue studying the latest research on how children learn to read and look at ways to effectively put this knowledge into practice.

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Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia Task Force – First Meeting

Anchorage – Monday, October 22 will mark the first official meeting of the Legislative Task Force on Reading Proficiency and Dyslexia authorized by the Alaska Legislature through House Bill 64 last session. The twelve-member task force will meet to study the latest research on how children learn to read and look at ways to effectively put this knowledge into practice.

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