By Pat Race & Matt Buxton
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A podcast about Alaska with Matt Buxton and Pat Race. We talk about civics, politics, journalism, history and just about everything having to do with the 49th State. More at http://HelloAlaska.pizza
||Clean018 – Permanent Fund Divisions||In this episode, we explore the divided vote over this year’s Permanent Fund Dividend and look at how it plays into the large policy battle over the future of Alaska’s savings account and funding for state government services.||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean017 – Productive Anger||Today we’re joined by blogger and activist Libby Bakalar in a discussion of the Women’s March, harassment culture, freedom of speech and overcoming fear.||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean016 – Reboot||Hello Alaska! Were happy to bring our podcast back from a long hiatus. In this episode we catch up on some big life changes and dive back into our exploration of Alaska policy.||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean015 – AKLEG Fantasy League||Hello Alaska! In this episode we talk about the Alaska Legislature Fantasy League and this years political players.||2/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014 – Weird Pets||Hello Alaska! In this episode we chat with Riley Woodford from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game about weird pets and deleterious game.||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean013 – The Electoral College||Hello Alaska! In this episode we sit down with Jacqueline Tupou, a voting member of Alaskas Electoral College. This is a complicated year for electors and Jacqueline walks us through the difficult decision she faces on December 19th.||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean012 – General Discomfort||Hello Alaska! Its time to unpack our squishy feelings about the general election and get warily optimistic about the bi-partisan coalition in the State House.||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean011 – Primary Narrative||Hello Alaska! The voters in the primary election have spoken, but what the heck did they say? We read the tea leaves and speculate wildly on the Alaska primary election shakeup.||9/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010 – Candy Crane||In this episode we eat pizza and break the law.||3/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009 – Iditarod Tails||Hello Alaska! In this episode we bring on a special guest to talk about mushing, dogs and The Last Great Race on Earth the Iditarod. Theres a little bit of history, a lot of dogs and one killer seal.||3/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean008 – Don’t Call it a Crisis||In this episode we take our first plunge into the Alaska state budget crisis and run through everything from right-sizing to revenue.||2/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean007 – Marmot Day||Happy Marmot Day! In this episode we explore the origins of Marmot Day, debunk the no-groundhog myth and visit with naturalist and part-time bowler, Jen Karnik.||2/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean006 – Welcome to Juneau||Hello Alaska! It’s the first day of legislative session, let’s trudge up the hill to the capitol building press room and welcome Matt to the capital city.||1/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean005 – Fairbanks Four, Part 2||Hello Alaska! In this episode we wrap up our discussion on the Fairbanks Four, a group of young men who were recently released after 18 years in prison for a murder they said they didnt commit. Well talk about the critical testimony that helped put them||1/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean004 – Fairbanks Four, Part 1||Hello Alaska! In this episode we start talking about the story of the Fairbanks Four, a group of young men who were convicted of killing a teenager on a street corner in downtown Fairbanks. The four, three are Alaska Native, have always argued their inn||1/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean003 – The Future Belongs to the Bold||Hello Alaska! This episode we take a long walk through Frank Ameduris pointed letter of resignation. Ameduri served as Communications Director for the Alaska Senate Minority and his unexpected departure caused quite a stir.||12/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean002.5 – Particulate Matters||Hello Alaska! This week we take you up to frigid ol Fairbanks, where the temperatures have just plummeted and the air just turned nasty. In this episode we talk about air pollution, wood stoves, PMs and personal responsibility. Also, its been a crazy||11/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001 – Heels and Heroes||In this episode we talk about politics, wrestling, dogs and the role of narrative in politics. Plus a special visit from the future and excellent local music by Playboy Spaceman.||11/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean000 – We [Pizza Emoji] Alaska||Mic test. Is this thing on?||11/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Looking forward to more!
Thoughtful, fun, and well produced. Two buddies have fun pondering the heart and sould of AK politics.
Great Alaskan News
This is a great podcast by two guys who really know their stuff and are enjoying talking Alaskan news and politics. I really enjoy the local "poetry" and music.
I enjoyed it.