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Palin names three to Senate seat effort by Mayor Bruce Botehlo to nominate former Mayor Dennis Egan as a compromise candidate. Wielechowski said Botehlo had worked hard to find a compromise candidate and get all factions on board to return Juneau representation to the Senate...
Palin stands by her pick for Senate

...Rep. Mike Miller, D-Juneau. Later, Mayor Bruce Botehlo suggested the name of former Mayor Dennis Egan as a compromise candidate. Palin instead sought applications on her own, but provided little information about why she selected those she...
Last minute deal seals seat for Egan

...Gallagher, finally brokered a compromise on the compromise candidate, paving the way for Dennis Egan to be sworn in...a pro-growth and development Democrat, as a compromise candidate. But Palin then selected three names for the seat...
Alaska's newest senator settles in earlier because he thought the position should have gone to Kerttula. The popular radio broadcaster was a compromise candidate who won widespread approval. After years in city politics with service as Assembly member and mayor of Juneau...
Egan looks forward to session

...Kerttula, D-Juneau, the choice of local party leaders. Egan, who formerly served as the city's mayor, was a compromise candidate who won widespread approval. Speculation that whomever filled the seat formerly held by Kim Elton would be a placeholder...
A rechristening in Washington

...1930s and 1940s. "The mayor was on the Grays. Bud was on Senators," Tavares said. "And I think you see a compromise candidate. But I don't want to sell it as that. I think it's a great name." Tavares also announced that deposits...


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