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House budget remix: Part 1

The budget and It's affects on Alaska Read More »

Positive train control

Consequences of Funding Cuts Read More »

Capitol budget: Part 2

DO YOU KNOW WHAT A SLIDE RULE IS FOR? ADDING UP SOME TRICKY NUMBERS IN OUR CAPITAL BUDGET Read More »

Electronic Monitoring

WE CAN’T JUST HAND EVERYONE A GET OUT OF JAIL FREE CARD - SO LEGISLATORS ARE TRYING TO COME UP WITH FAIR AND RESPONSIBLE WAYS TO CUT DOWN JAIL TIME. Read More »

Medicaid Expansion

The Budget and Medicaid Expansion Reform Read More »

Capital Budget

Determining A Capital Budget And An Operating Budget In Juneau Read More »

AD Representative Geran Tarr

Representative Geran Tarr discusses everything from Erin's Law to Alaska Grown. Read More »

AD Barb Mee

Barb Mee, author of Senator Ted and Mee, remembers a lifetime working with Senator Ted Stevens. Read More »

API Rep Andy Josephson

Representative Andy Josephson checks in with an inside look at the last session and his thoughts on what the next one will look like. Read More »

API Paul Ongtookguk

UAA Professor Paul Ongtooguk offers us a book report. Read More »

Jon Bittner

Jon Bittner of Anchorage Economic Development Corporation sparks the flame of innovation across the state from flame breathing salmon to growing the technology sector--yes, Alaskans can do it better! Read More »

API Trina Landlord, Alaska Native Arts Foundation, Clare Glauster, Clare to Clare

Trina Landlord and Clare Glauster give us a sneak peek at the culturally diverse new fashions giving the New York fashion scene a run for their money--and they reveal the name of the star MC at the upcoming Clare to Clare event. Read More »

Rob Kinneen, Fresh49.com

Chef Rob Kinneen of Fresh49.com talks about how food issues are both local and global--and his brushes with stardom. Read More »

Scott McMurran, Alaska Travelgram

Scott gives Political Insider the skinny on how to get out of town fast and cheap this summer! Read More »

API Dr. Deborah Kiley

Dr. Deborah Kiley discusses healthy choices. Read More »

API Denise Hill Seven Deadly Sins

Special Effects make up artist Denise Hill explores the sin of gluttony in a new First Friday Art Exhibit at Bernies. She demonstrates just how to make that extra double chin...on Terzah. SPOILER ALERT: New guy hazing. Read More »

API Jane Angvik

Jane Angvik argues for the repeal of the "Oil Tax Give Away." Read More »

Jackie Shafter and the Standard Deviations

Jackie Shafter and the Standard Deviations ready for the Spenard Jazz Fest with their Alaskan original song. Read More »

API Ancestor from the Future

The Crew of Alaska Political Insider suggested this was their favorite segment of the show this year - inter-disciplinary artist Allison Warden's performance of Ancestor from the Future. Dorene was coveting her zip tie head dress. Read More »