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Parnell, Walker joust at Soldotna forum

...In the operating budget, Clift said she wouldn't add to it."As a good leader I'm going to call in all the department heads and ask all of them to look at those departments and find those cuts themselves," she said. "And I'm going...
Lady liberty

...billion a year. (In fiscal year 2015 Alaska's operating budget was $5.8 billion.) At first, I would approach department heads and ask everybody to take a (pay) cut. I do believe you'll have to put a hiring freeze on.Q: Do you think...
Teams test out a new helmet, but does it work?," Silva said. "We want to make sure guys are going to use them before we order."Dr. Stefan Duma, the department head of the Virginia Tech-Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, has been a pioneer in releasing...
Committee advances bill rejecting pay raises

...Finance Committee has advanced a bill that would reject pay raises for the governor, lieutenant governor and main department heads.SB125 was moved from committee without objection Tuesday.The bill would reject pay raises that were recommended...
Senate panel advances bill rejecting pay increase

...governor, lieutenant governor and department heads, mainly referred to as commissioners...raising the salaries of the main department heads from $136,350 to $146...recommended increase in pay for department heads.Recommended raises for the...
Bill would reject pay raise for governor, others

...the Democrats' bill would do away with those proposed increases. But he said it would retain the increases for department heads of 1 percent beginning July 1, and 2.5 percent beginning July 1, 2015, in keeping with an employee compensation...
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Empire Editorial: If Alaska is to live within its means, top brass should too

...lieutenant governor and state department heads.The State Officers Compensation...less annually, its doubtful department heads are either. House talk of pay increases for department heads who already are earning six...
Southeast residents named to state boards

...commission reviews salaries, benefits and allowances of members of the Legislature, governor, lieutenant governor, and department heads. The commission reports its findings every two years.Dean Risley, of Haines, was reappointed to serve on the...
My Turn: Teachers, like the rest of us, don't work for free

...spend some of that money to raise the salaries of Gov. Sean Parnell, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and other top state department heads. But, for some reason, the Juneau School District does not have the funds to come to terms with the teachers union...
State news in brief for Thursday, Nov. 21

...been scheduled on a proposal recommending pay raises for Alaska's governor, lieutenant governor and principal department heads.The State Officers Compensation Commission plans to hold the hearing Dec. 4 in Anchorage. A final report is due...


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