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Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...statement Monday, Nixon didn't say he'd block Syrian refugees from settling in Missouri. Three Republican candidates for governor want Nixon to do so, citing safety concerns.MONTANA (0)Gov. Steve Bullock said Monday the state "will...
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Gov. Walker pitches TransCanada buyout

...pipeline company under the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act, or AGIA. Many state legislators, and Walker as a candidate for governor, criticized Parnell's move, arguing it gave up too much ownership and share of future revenues to the pipeline...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...Mallott's words drew a standing ovation and cheers from the crowd. Juneau was a strong backer of the former candidate for governor and continued to support him in his bid for lieutenant governor alongside Walker.Mallott said after the inauguration...
Local | AK legislature
What's next for Sean Parnell?

It was perfect timing.Just days after conceding defeat to independent candidate for governor Bill Walker, Gov. Sean Parnell welcomed his first grandchild into the world.Rowan, born to Parnell's eldest daughter, Grace...
Gara to file bill against attack ads

...There were two surprises in the state's general election guide this year: a missing profile for Independent candidate for governor Bill Walker, and an Alaska Republican Party ad attacking Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska.The Division of Elections...
Local | AK legislature
Sen. French returns, donates campaign money for lieutenant governor. He was formerly the running mate of Byron Mallott, who had been the Democratic candidate for governor before teaming with Walker.French will carry forward $50,000 of the funds for a future campaign, which is...
Palin backs independent candidate for governor

Sarah Palin is supporting an independent candidate for her former office instead of her lieutenant governor.
Walker: No automatic vetoes on abortion restrictions

ANCHORAGE - Independent candidate for governor Bill Walker has stepped away from an earlier promise to veto any legislation that would weaken abortion rights in Alaska if he...
Reactions mixed after 'unity' announcement

...important issues.Mallott was voted as the Democratic candidate for governor in August's primary election by more than 42...accepted the withdrawals of Mallott as the Democratic candidate for governor, French as the Democratic candidate for lieutenant...
Alaskans deserve better, vote Walker and Fleener

...option for us as Alaskans. Bill is not beholden to the special interests that fuel his party. As an Independent candidate for governor he doesn't have big business steering his campaign. Bill is someone with the capability to design, implement...


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