Posts Tagged ‘Alaska’

August 25th, 2020 - 2:46 pm § in News Media, Politics

Alaska AG ousted in sexting scandal

Alaska‚Äôs attorney general, Kevin Clarkson, 61, a Republican, resigned Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, after it became public that he sent more than 500 personal messages, many suggestive, to a female state employee. Clarkson’s office is not elective, so he’s an appointee of the governor, and h[...]

August 9th, 2019 - 6:25 pm § in Donald Trump, Environment

Mining Trumps Salmon

“The Environmental Protection Agency told staff scientists that it was no longer opposing a controversial Alaska mining project that could devastate one of the world’s most valuable wild salmon fisheries just one day after President Trump met with Alaska’s governor,” CNN repo[...]

July 23rd, 2014 - 8:31 am § in America, The Ave Scene

Is Alaska Turning Blue?

On the Guardian Republican weakness felt in Alaska Why can’t Republicans land a killer blow against a vulnerable Democratic senator? Chris McGreal reports[...]