State officials to meet with bond rating agencies

JUNEAU - Alaska's Revenue commissioner says state officials plan to meet with bond rating agencies...multibillion-dollar budget deficit amid a crash in oil prices.Commissioner Randall Hoffbeck told the Senate Finance Committee the state...

...quote about bond ratings to Department of Revenue Chief Economist John Tichotsky, when it should have been attributed to DOR Commissioner Randall Hoffbeck. The article also said Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, spoke about the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge...
Walker administration won't revisit SB21

...and Senate.Department of Revenue Commissioner Randall Hoffbeck said during a presentation...Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, asked the commissioner to speak on the governor's plans...R-Fairbanks, said he was happy to hear the commissioner's response."As the administration...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda being qualified to serve as the commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and...Walker appointed Sam Cotten as acting commissioner in November, right after he asked the sitting Commissioner, Cora Campbell, to resign. I was...
Bars on state ferries to close

...immediate savings for the state and allows the department to limit reductions in ferry service to communities," acting DOT Commissioner John Binder said in the release.The six ferries that have bars closing are the Kennicott, Matanuska, Columbia, Tustumena...
Revenue officials explain tax credit issue flagged by Walker

...its fall revenue forecast, projected that the state would pay $625 million in so-called refundable credits. Revenue Commissioner Randall Hoffbeck told the Senate Finance Committee these are credits primarily to explorers or developers that have no tax...
Time to talk about the actual Super Bowl

...misdeeds off the field as it did the performance between the lines. All of it occurred on Roger Goodell's watch, the commissioner who seems to land in a pile with every step.The league's investigation into Deflategate won't conclude until after...
Lynch at Media Day: 'I'm here so I don't get fined'

...answering questions after the 60-minute session ended."I don't think (players) should be obligated any more than the commissioner is obligated to speak to the media," Sherman said. "I think that if players are going to be obligated to speak to the...
New DOT commissioner is an old one

...Transportation and Public Facilities commissioner under former Gov. Sean Parnell, has...afternoon. He replaces former DOT Commissioner Pat Kemp, who was asked to resign...after Luiken left in 2012. Deputy DOT Commissioner John Binder held Kemp's position...
State | AK legislature
Former DOT commissioner resumes post

...Transportation and Public Facilities commissioner is returning to the position, Gov...Friday afternoon.Marc Luiken, a DOT commissioner under former Gov. Sean Parnell, will...earlier this month.Luiken served as DOT commissioner from December 2010 until his resignation...
State | AK legislature


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