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Flags to be lowered for former North Pole Rep. Jeanette James

Gov. Mike Dunleavy will lower the flag for former Rep. Jeanette James, who died this week. She was 91. In 1998, James was first elected; she served 10 years for the North Pole area. She authored and passed several notable pieces of legislation including concealed handgun permits, landlord tenant reform, regulation reform, Fairbanks-Nome rail corridor, and the Alaska Public Building Fund. James served as chair of the House State Affairs Committee for six years and as the House majority leader for two years.
NORTH POLE, AK
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