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  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
November 26, 2022 at 3:07 AM

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Changes Afoot Changes Afoot November 25, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I get to spend this holiday weekend with a whole lot of family. I hope you do the same—no matter if it’s …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
November 15, 2022 at 2:47 AM

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After the Voting After the Voting November 14, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope you had a good Veterans' Day weekend! I was stuck out of town, so I missed the local observa…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
July 2, 2022 at 4:17 AM

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Back in Action! Back in Action! July 1, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy 4th of July! Don't forget the sunblock when you spend time with family and friends this weekend. An…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
April 16, 2022 at 1:51 AM

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NOW We're Movin' NOW We're Movin' April 15, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, There's more to look forward to than just a sunny weekend and searching for eggs (or the afikomen.) …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
April 2, 2022 at 2:44 AM

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About Time About Time April 1, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It's April Fools Day*, but with the budget picking up speed in the Senate and bills on the move, it's been a busy …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 19, 2022 at 4:46 AM

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A Bad Call, A Great One, & Sad News A Bad Call, A Great One, & Sad News March 18, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The House held some marathon floor sessions this week. A…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 13, 2022 at 2:27 AM

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Conversation Stoppers Conversation Stoppers March 12, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, With some key legislators out of state, this week didn't have a lot of big drama. But we did…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 5, 2022 at 5:13 AM

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The Whirl and the Suck The Whirl and the Suck March 4, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy First Friday! I really want to thank everyone who testified on the budget in House …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 3, 2022 at 3:07 AM

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Special Edition: Budget Testimony! Special Edition: Budget Testimony! March 2, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, This is a special mid-week update: it's budget testimony time! …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
February 19, 2022 at 4:13 AM

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Crucial Tests and... Less So Crucial Tests and... Less So February 18, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I talked to the Alaska Municipal League this morning at Centennial Hall. Th…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
February 13, 2022 at 2:54 AM

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Beautiful Day In Our Neighborhood Beautiful Day In Our Neighborhood February 12, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It didn't rain much today. I hardly know what to do with a weekend…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
February 6, 2022 at 5:25 AM

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Speeding Ahead & Crawling Along Speeding Ahead & Crawling Along February 5, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy February! As the latest rainstorm blows in, things at the…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
January 30, 2022 at 12:36 AM

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Good Pay/Bad Pay Good Pay/Bad Pay January 29, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Session's afoot! Bills are moving and the budget work is full speed ahead. We've also had our firs…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
January 23, 2022 at 2:01 AM

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The Count, Courts & The Corp The Count, Courts & The Corp January 22, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, We're back in session! This Tuesday the legislature gaveled in the se…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
January 18, 2022 at 2:28 AM

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New Year, New Session, New-sletter New Year, New Session, New-sletter January 17, 2022 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope you and your loved ones had a happy, healthy New Years. As…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
December 24, 2021 at 10:52 PM

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Jangle Bells Jangle Bells December 24, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy Holidays to you and yours! I get to spend a little time with family this year—I hope you get to ring…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
December 7, 2021 at 1:30 AM

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The Gift of Trouble The Gift of Trouble December 6, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope you and yours had a nice Thanksgiving. I was so grateful to spend time with family. The…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
November 6, 2021 at 1:59 AM

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Sailing Your Way Sailing your Way November 5, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It's a short newsletter week. Shocking, right? As I send this the Redistricting Board is fighting h…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
October 30, 2021 at 3:00 AM

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Not with a bang but a whimper Not with a bang but a whimper October 29, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Spooky things happen Halloween weekend, but in the halls of the Capitol the…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
September 25, 2021 at 3:22 PM

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Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make Me A Map Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make Me A Map September 25, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Want a say in how legislative districts are drawn? Want a close u…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
September 20, 2021 at 6:45 PM

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Three Down, One to Go Three Down, One to Go September 20, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The third special session is over. So what's next? You guessed it - the fourth special se…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
September 12, 2021 at 3:18 AM

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Down to the Wire Down to the Wire September 11, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The special session expires Tuesday night. It's down to the wire with this year's PFD and more stil…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
September 5, 2021 at 1:43 AM

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Now With Even MORE Special Session! Now With Even MORE Special Session! September 4, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The Special Session is picking up some speed. Over in the Hou…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
August 21, 2021 at 3:57 AM

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So it Begins So it Begins August 20, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Monday we started the third special session. The big update from last week is the hostage got released! With …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
August 15, 2021 at 12:56 AM

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Special Session Sneak Peak Special Session Sneak Peak August 14, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, We’re going back into session on Monday. So it’s a really busy weekend⁠—we’re fin…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 1:30 AM

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Whaddaya think? Whaddaya think? July 29, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It’s a special edition (short!) newsletter this week! Please share your ideas on a fiscal plan to move …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
July 25, 2021 at 1:12 AM

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The best laid plans? The best laid plans? July 24, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It’s been a couple of weeks, but it gets faster from here. We’re gearing up for the next specia…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
July 10, 2021 at 7:45 PM

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The budget, the budget, & the budget The budget, the budget, & the budget July 10, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Greetings from Haines! I can finally travel our district…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
July 3, 2021 at 4:53 AM

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Happy Fourth Anyway, Darn It! Happy Fourth of July Anyway, Darn It! July 2, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy Fourth of July! I hope you have a great holiday weekend. The weat…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
June 28, 2021 at 9:49 PM

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Maybe? Maybe?... YES! Maybe? Maybe?... YES! June 28, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Shutdown averted! As the legislature barreled toward the threat of an ill-advised and unnec…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
June 19, 2021 at 4:43 AM

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Bonkers Budget Briefing Bonkers Budget Briefing June 18, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, State employees got pink slips this week. For no. good. reason. The budget passed on We…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
June 12, 2021 at 2:44 PM

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Contest Time! Contest Time! June 12, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, We're not done. The budget's just on hold for the PFD issue at this point. And disturbingly, people are start…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
June 5, 2021 at 2:00 AM

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Cracks in the Piggy Bank Cracks in the Piggy Bank June 4, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, With two weeks left in special session, it's all budget. We're very, very close, but we'r…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
May 29, 2021 at 3:03 AM

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Roadblocks and Hammers Roadblocks and Hammers May 28, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope you get some time with family this Memorial Day weekend. Rain never stops Southeast …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
May 22, 2021 at 2:22 AM

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Whatever Remains Must Be the Budget Whatever Remains Must Be the Budget May 21, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, We're officially in overtime. With a down-to-the-wire finish Wedne…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
May 15, 2021 at 8:16 PM

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An Ending. And a Beginning. An Ending. And a Beginning. May 15, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Session ends in four days. Session starts in five days. Confused? Read more on our…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
May 8, 2021 at 11:50 PM

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Once More Unto the Breach Once More Unto the Breach May 8, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Happy Mother's Day! If you don't get to see your Mom this weekend, remember to call. W…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
May 2, 2021 at 4:07 AM

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How Long is Eternity? How Long is Eternity? May 1, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, It might have been Dorothy Parker who described eternity as "two people and a whole ham." She h…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
April 24, 2021 at 6:31 PM

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The Last Third The Last Third April 24, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, This sunny weather is starting to affect my mood. Friday morning I almost smiled. Weird stuff past the 90t…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
April 17, 2021 at 3:40 AM

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Free shots, Fish fights, and Ferries Come See Alaska! We've got free shots, fish fights, and ferries April 16, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, There's a strange foreign object i…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
April 3, 2021 at 5:15 AM

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Re-Energizing the Bunny Re-Energizing the Bunny April 2, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The legislature just kicked off a long weekend after a super busy week. Frankly, my colle…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 27, 2021 at 5:17 AM

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The Three Plagues The Three Plagues March 26, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Nothing like the newsletter to wrap up another low-drama, low-key week in the Capitol. Ahem. But …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 20, 2021 at 5:52 AM

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Making Waves Making Waves March 19, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Thanks for staying so engaged with the important, sometime choppy, legislative process. Brownie points to the …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
March 15, 2021 at 5:50 PM

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The Ides of Immunity The Ides of Immunity March 15, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, There's nothing like a weekend of financial disclosures and tax prep to make the newsletter a …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
February 27, 2021 at 2:24 AM

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Fashionably Late? Fashionably Late? February 26, 2021 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Sorry about the long hiatus between newsletters! I knew it'd been too long when some of you email…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
December 25, 2020 at 12:15 AM

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Happy Merry! Happy Merry! December 24, 2020 Dear Friends and Neighbors, True confession: I'm working a short day today and I won't be in the office tomorrow. The NEXT newsletter…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
December 8, 2020 at 9:19 AM

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Disaster, Defenses, & Dough Disaster, Defenses, & Dough December 7, 2020 Dear Friends and Neighbors, We're holding everyone in Haines in our hearts. Folks there stepped u…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
November 22, 2020 at 8:51 PM

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Masking the Material & Piscine Prognostication Masking the Material & Piscine Prognostication November 22, 2020 Dear Friends and Neighbors, I can't really pretend I'm exci…
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
November 10, 2020 at 8:27 AM

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More Than a Little Impatient More Than a Little Impatient November 9, 2020 Dear Friends and Neighbors, The forecasters have been a little busy with election results, but winter is …
  Senator Jesse Kiehl · [email protected]
October 24, 2020 at 3:58 AM

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Up for a 150-Mile Group Swim? Up for a 150-Mile Group Swim? October 23, 2020 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Wondering why this newsletter is a week late? I got off the grid in the gr…