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Gov. doesn't support capitol move

...Ever a controversial issue, capital move proposals have come before lawmakers...bill will not ask for a complete capital move but a relocation of the Legislature...archive - and those are just the capital move research reports that lawmakers...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-08/gov-doesnt-support-capitol-move
Local | AK legislature
So far, 3 of 14 commissioners chose Juneau

...D-Juneau, is the son of former Gov. Bill Egan and a founding member of the Alaska Committee, a group formed to fight capital move efforts."Way back when, my dad required (commissioners) to be here, except for the adjutant general," he said...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-26/so-far-3-14-commissioners-chose-juneau
Local | AK legislature
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...supplemental environmental impact statement also touches on "capital move" - the effort to relocate Alaska's capital to a central location."Lack of highway access is often cited by capital move proponents as one of the reasons to move the state capital...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/dreams-and-cabin-fever
Local
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...decided to not seek funding for the west-side road.When voters in 1982 decided they didn't want to pay for the capital move, Juneau's state-capital status was secured, and the west-side road returned as an option.As envisioned under...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
Strategic positioning and capital move legislation

...purpose. However the actions of one speak louder than words. See the Jan. 25 article in the Juneau Empire called, "Capital move fears stoked by bill" story. Some of you may not know that Rep. Cathy Munoz took on the role of committee chair of...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2011-06-27/strategic-positioning-and-capital-mov
Letters
Letter: We need an experienced leader like Cathy Munoz

...our influence as well as securing funding for needed projects that enhance our capital city.And if time goes by and capital move sentiment rears its ugly head again, we will want an experienced, senior leader representing us in the Legislature...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-20/letter-we-need-experienced-leader-cat
Letters
Williams is 'absolutely' Road proponent

...trust so they "know that what (I) say is well-thought out and reliable."He will work to convince them that "capital move legislation is not in the best interest of Juneau or in the best interest of the state," Williams said.Egan was...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-17/williams-absolutely-road-proponent
Local
Capital move fears stoked by bill, story

...delegation have successfully killed a capital move effort. "I don't think we can ever stop being vigilant about a capital move," said Rep. Beth Kerttula...momentum." The bill is not an actual capital move, but an effort to allow local...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012511/sta_775819179.shtml
News
My Turn: Vote 'no' on legislative/capital move

...approve, the total costs of a capital move. I hope that you will agree with...in another distant city. 3. A capital move is fiscally irresponsible. In the early 1980s voters rejected a capital move, which we learned, due to the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/103102/opi_myturn1.shtml
Opinion
Palin is ducking the capital-move issue

...governor candidates' stances on the capital-move issue. Sarah Palin has an interesting capital-move history. As mayor of Wasilla...political best interest to support the capital move, she was all for it. Now, she...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102206/let_20061022009.shtml
Opinion

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