Alaska Statehood Act Anniversary on Monday 30th

June 30, 1958 – Date of Senate passage of Alaska Statehood Act July 7, 1958 – FDR signs Statehood Act Jan. 3, 1959 – Alaska becomes 49th state   This  “We’re In” photo was taken on June 30, 1958 the day the U.S. Senate passed The Alaska Statehood Act. The famous photo, above, was taken […]

State boards and commissions are great way to get involved in making changes in Alaska

State boards and commissions are great way to get involved in making changes in Alaska

PHOTO: Chena Ridge from the Division of Forestry’s website. The Alaska Board of Forestry helps manage and determine policy for Alaska’s forest lands.   You don’t need to run for public office to have a real impact on life in Alaska and in the way the state does business. Why not stick your name in […]

My Obamacare journey Installment 1

Count me among the millions in the country and the thousands in Alaska that don’t have health insurance. I’m looking forward to really digging in and learning about how the Affordable Care Act works for Alaskans. And I’ll be sharing my journey here on The LegHead Report’s website. There are  a number of articles posted […]

PFD is $900 Deposits go into accounts on Oct. 3

PFD is $900 Deposits go into accounts on Oct. 3

All gone and all good

All gone and all good

As promised I shaved my hair to raise funds for cancer research during this past weekend’s Relay for Life in Kodiak. Thanks to everyone who pitched in and special thanks go to those who donated to my Hair Shaving Event. Overall, Kodiak–which is always very generous with fund-raising events of any kind–raised about $50,000. My […]