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Ulmer welcomed to FNB board

...joined First National Bank Alaska's Board of Directors, the bank announced May 23.Ulmer served for 18 years as an elected official, from mayor of Juneau to the Alaska Legislature and eventually as lieutenant governor of the state.She has served...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-05-31/ulmer-welcomed-fnb-board
Neighbors
Empire Editorial: Reinbold a champion but gets pariah treatment

...unfortunate game of politics. And we offer congratulations to her constituents, who now know with certainty they have an elected official brave enough to walk alone if that's what her conscience demands.House leaders made quite a statement on Monday...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-18/reinbold-champion-gets-pariah-treatme
Opinion
Rugrats rage for daycare reform

...although she is a member of the Assembly, the cause was a personal concern to her as well."Even if I were not an elected official, I would still be here," she said.White owns Prudential Southeast Alaska Real Estate and closed her office for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-12/rugrats-rage-daycare-reform
Local
Senate majority looks to hire ex-military affairs official

...gubernatorial race - because he said he didn't feel it was appropriate to discuss. He said if you work for an elected official and that official makes a decision, it is your responsibility to honor that decision, whether you agree or not...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-07/senate-majority-looks-hire-ex-military-
State
Pioneering woman in politics reflects

...mused. "I'm proud of being trusted in that way."In between some of these appointed roles, Smith served as an elected official, too. After her experiences in Bush Alaska, she felt she could represent rural Alaskans' interests better than...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-06/pioneering-woman-politics-reflects
State | Local
Empire Editorial: Don Young - Alaska's wayward delegate

...it's become common to read about another gaffe from Alaska's lone delegate to the House of Representatives.As an elected official, as a senior Republican member of the U.S. House, as someone with more than 40 years of experience in Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-12/alaskas-wayward-delegate
Opinion
Ex-Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies

...will be greatly missed. He was truly committed to the people of Seattle, working to improve the city both as an elected official and private citizen. He was dedicated to the lives of the people of this city, evidenced by his countless contributions...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-28/ex-seattle-mayor-paul-schell-dies
Not For Web
Empire Editorial: Dunbar offers Alaska a fresh face and fresh start

...Otherwise, we fear his name and reputation will be further tarnished by offensive language and antics unbecoming of an elected official. Since Young is unwilling to leave, it's up to Alaskans to show him the door. Alaska needs a fresh start and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-24/empire-editorial-dunbar-offers-alaska
Opinion
AFN president's criticism of Parnell unwarranted

...not working with the Native community?While our AFN president is quick to criticize our governor, a statewide elected official, it appears our junior Senator Mark Begich gets a free pass. The AFN has passed resolutions over the years urging...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/afn-presidents-criticism-parnell-unwarr
Letters
My Turn: $2B 'giveaway' sound bite is dangerous distraction

...best interest to do so. I would probably have the same opinion if I were answerable to their shareholders. As an elected official, I'm responsible for protecting the best interests of the citizens of Alaska, who are the owners of the extremely...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-23/my-turn-2b-giveaway-sound-bite-danger
Opinion

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