Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who advocated on bills and budget items this past legislative session.
What we are fighting for
Join us May 7th from 5-7 p.m. at the Alaska Native Heritage Center for our spring auction where we will celebrate the fight to grow Democracy.
A DEC Budget Trap
So far, only three states in the United States have assumed primacy for dredge and fill permitting in wetlands. One of those states – Florida – assumed permit primacy in the waning days of the Trump administration. Like Governor Sean Parnell before him, Governor Dunleavy wants Alaska to pay for wetland permitting that is now being paid for by the …
Voice your solidarity with the young plaintiffs in Sagoonick v. State Alaska, join us March 1st.
Take Action in Support of Tribal Recognition
It is time to voice support for this act. Let your legislator know that you support the swift passage of the Tribal Recognition Bill.
Tribal Recognition Now
State recognition of Tribes will honor the first peoples of this land and the historical, economic, and cultural value they hold.
The Expel Eastman Edition
The Alaska Center’s Legislative Blog: Oath Keeper David Eastman, is not fit to be a representative in this Democracy.
State of State Predictions
The Governor’s State of The State Address is next week (7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25). It is sure to contain grievances about the Federal Government, excitement about mineral resource development projects in Alaska, and a dash of “Election Integrity” talk. It will maybe/probably contain a few lines about renewable energy, fisheries, Alaska’s strategic economic and military location, and “greatest …
New Year, New Session 2022
Happy New Year and new Legislative Session from The Alaska Center. We anticipate both opportunity and struggle in the year ahead, another year in the lifetime work of protecting and nurturing our Democracy and saving our home from the ravages of climate change. The 2022 legislative session will likely be consumed with election-year grandstanding antics. We already see some of …
STATEMENT: A day of reflection.
During this season of gratitude and reflection, we would like to express our appreciation for the strong communities and people that we work with each day to build a brighter future. We are thankful for the stewardship and continued vibrant leadership of Alaska Native peoples. At The Alaska Center, we are honored to live and work on Indigenous lands. 2021 …