My Turn: Alaska Bankers Association: Vote no on one

The Alaska Bankers Association represents seven state and national banks in Alaska holding over $10 billion in combined...well-being by voting "No" on Ballot Measure One.? Joe Everhart is a chairperson for Alaska Bankers Association.
Photo: $500,000 fill-up

...Aug. 29 at Pier 90 in Seattle, Washington. The German-made, 394-foot mega yacht - owned by 42-year old Russian billionaire banker Andrey Melnichenko and his wife - stopped in the Pacific Northwest after leaving Ketchikan last week.
My Turn: It's a matter of trust; vote 'yes'

...Talk about a crapshoot! I would like to talk with one Alaskan banker who would give a developer free money - no strings attached...affordable housing just because it's the right thing to do. That banker would be out of business in a heartbeat! Alaskans, do you...
Africa dreams

...about them - also played its part in encouraging airline tickets.As of July, Ainza became a full-time realtor for Coldwell Banker Race Realty. She said she's had her license for about 10 years, but had seen the profession as "more of a hobby" before...
Reckless bankers undercut reform

Bankers should be a humble crew. Their reckless trading almost ruined the world...should be a no-brainer given their low standing with the public. Yet bankers still get a hearing when they try to undercut reforms, if not defeat them...
Who do you trust?

...Who do you trust? Governor Parnell? Legislative leaders employed by ConocoPhillips? The leaders of the oil industry, bankers, chambers of commerce and other special interest groups that are all trying to buy your vote?I, on the other hand, have...
Good Reads: Summer vacation edition

...universe into sideways parallel universes very easily. I also read "The Rhesus Chart" by Charles Stross. You've heard about bankers being named bloodsuckers, well, this is what happens when they literally are.Katie Spielberger, legislative analyst...
Tea party big wigs in Nebraska for Sasse

...and former Nebraska State Treasurer Shane Osborn are considered the front-runners in the race. Also running for the GOP nomination are Omaha banker Sid Dinsdale, Omaha attorney Bart McLeay and hotel owner Clifton Johnson of Fort Calhoun.
Q&A with Grameen Foundation founder Alex Counts - originally designed for our own use - to help other organizations with similar missions be more effective. Our Bankers without Borders initiative has placed more than 1,600 skilled volunteers with 150 social enterprises globally to help them...
Former Gov. questions gasline partnership

...Because (TransCanada) takes so little risk, the (Memorandum of Understanding) truly makes (TransCanada) the State's banker, not its partner," Murkowski wrote. "Our partners, the Producers (BP, ExxonMobil and ConocoPhillips), will receive...
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