Don’t be fooled by the quiet at the capitol this week. The Show will be back next week. This is the time for the people responsible for the future of Alaska to go to Washington D-C to enjoy the comforts of a good meal and good wine paid for by someone else – either You or the lobbyists who attend the Energy Conference. In the past, a few have been invited to the White House, but I think they only got Pepsi and cheese crackers there.
Think of it as a gift to us, the people responsible for their winning the free trip. They promise to leave us alone for at least three days. Before they close down, it looks like a couple of days that might sometime be remembered as “before the flood.”
Here’s a schedule for the entire week. You only need to focus on just a couple of days. Continue reading