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U.S. intel: Russia compromised Alaska prior to 2016 election

U.S. intel: Russia compromised Alaska prior to 2016 election

The U.S. intelligence community developed substantial evidence that state websites or voter registration systems in seven states were compromised by Russian-backed covert operatives prior to the 2016 election — but never told the states involved, according to multiple U.S. officials.

Three senior intelligence officials told NBC News that the intelligence community believed the states as of January 2017 were Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Texas and Wisconsin.

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Senate Labor and Commerce Committee hears SB 160

Senate Labor and Commerce Committee hears SB 160

On Wednesday, February 13, the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee heard SB 160, a bill to restore and protect net neutrality in Alaska. The sponsor, Sen. Tom Begich gives an excellent explanation of the importance of net neutrality and ACLU of Alaska’s...

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Assembly considers APD drone use

Assembly considers APD drone use

The Anchorage assembly is considering an ordinance that would allow the Anchorage Police Department (APD) to use drones for law enforcement. The measure is slated for introduction at Tuesday's assembly meeting. An APD officer recently received training to operate...

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“The right of the people to privacy is recognized and shall not be infringed. The legislature shall implement this section.”

Article 1, Section 22 of the Alaska Constitution.