Legislature confirms 4 state commissioners

...Public Safety and Administration.The only commissioner over which there was debate during a joint...confirmed unanimously.They are Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell, Public Safety Commissioner Gary Folger and Administration Commissioner...
State | AK legislature
House approves workers' compensation changes set by the Alaska Medical Services Review Committee, an advisory body to the Alaska Workers' Compensation Board.The Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development ultimately approves the conversion factor under HB 316.Medicaid and Medicare rates are...
State | AK legislature
Today In Sports History

...Garden setting up a second-period goal as his New York Rangers fall to Pittsburgh 2-1 in overtime. Before the game, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announces the league is retiring No. 99 in honor of "The Great One."2001 - A.C. Green plays in his 1...
MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...barrier, the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport...challenge.""I guess if you're commissioner long enough, things can turn around...orientation or gender."Selig became acting commissioner in 1992 and got the job permanently...
Juneau resident gets state director appointment experience, and her background in strategy and implementation adds tremendous depth to the DCCED team," Deputy Commissioner JoEllen Hanrahan said in a news release. "I am confident that Sara's experience and dedication are well-matched with...
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Minimum wage bill passes state House

...he continued.The subject of the photograph is Ed Flanagan, the chair of Alaskans for a Fair Minimum Wage and a former commissioner of the state Department of Labor. Alaskans for a Fair Minimum Wage is the group behind the initiative effort to raise the...
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House panel moves Gov.'s pension plan

...their balance sheets. Teal said that could make some local governments look "pretty horrible." But Deputy Administration Commissioner Mike Barnhill said any deposit into the system will reduce the amount of the liability and the amount of pension liabilities...
State | AK legislature
Governor's pension plan gets municipal support

...Senate bill was introduced Friday, and also heard for the first time Saturday by the Senate Finance Committee.Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell said the pension issue is the "number one" credit concern raised by ratings agencies.House Finance, as...
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Today in sports history the Stanley Cup in five games.1947 - Leo Durocher, manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, is suspended for one year by Commissioner A.B. "Happy" Chandler for "conduct detrimental to baseball." Durocher is linked to gambling interests.1950 - Jimmy...
Alaska officials revise oil production estimates

...barrels per day forecast in December, which Deputy Revenue Commissioner Bruce Tangeman called a "banner headline."The spring...and $4.5 billion for next year, down slightly. Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell, in a letter to Parnell accompanying the forecast...
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