I am proud to have met a real-life American hero before he died. A man of accomplishment and legend. A World War II pilot. An Alaskan legend. A man not afraid to introduce himself as Mike Hunt.
Along with this summer’s record-breaking Arctic temperatures, Alaska’s politics are heating up. And like the hotter climate, dysfunction is more and more a chronic feature of Alaska politics.
It’s long overdue for the Justice Department to pay attention to Alaska, unfortunately it is unlikely that this money will actually do anything to fix the 49th state’s sickeningly high domestic violence problems.
Since legalizing marijuana in 2014 Alaska has been continuously and nigh-consistently breaking ground with its marijuana policies.
I work around Alaska politics for some 10 years on both the legislative and electoral levels. For 3 of those years I was COO for a market research and public polling agency in that state. I’ve worked on statewide and… Read More ›
The saddest thing about betrayal is that it never comes from your enemies.
Politics is dirty. You do what you have to and hope you can wash the mud off later. This is what you put with to win.
If prosecutors feel comfortable in breaking the law when they’re dealing with a multi-millionaire and sitting United States Senator then you and I are truly screwed in the courtroom.
2018 has been another historic year for the marijuana industry in the Last Frontier. Alaska has taken two radical steps in it’s approach to cannabis, the people who use it, and the businesses that offer it.