Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, introduces her bill, SB 114, to the Senate State Affairs Committee at the Capitol on Tuesday. McGuire's bill relating to the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation is a competing bill to the one offered by Gov. Bill Walker.
ANCHORAGE - U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan praised the inclusion of Alaska items in President Barack Obama's proposed $4.1 trillion federal budget but said Tuesday he cannot support a new oil tax and some other ways proposed to pay for the plan.
PHILADELPHIA - Lonely Planet gave some love to The City of Brotherly Love on Tuesday, ranking Philadelphia the No. 1 place to visit in the United States in 2016.
"Philly's on a roll right now," the travel guide company said in a statement.