As Heard On Morning Line: Linguistic State of Emergency?

Mar 5, 2018

Testimony being taken by House Community and Regional Affairs


The Legislative group has moved to continue taking testimony Thursday. 

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An action in the Alaska House of Representatives is urging Governor Walker to declare a linguistic emergency across the State: it's called HCR 19, Urging Governor Bill Walker to issue an administrative order recognizing a linguistic emergency.

Roy Mitchell, IV is Research Analyst with the Alaska Native Language Preservation and Advisory Council says a hearing at 8am on the 6th, is an opportunity for citizens to weigh in on the issue: 

HEARINGMar 06 Tuesday 8:00 AM (H)COMMUNITY & REGIONAL AFFAIRS at BARNES 124 TELECONFERENCED -- Public Testimony <Time Limit May Be Set> --

Streaming testimony can be watched here: