Holiday tradition in the midst of transition

...this size is typical when the governor's office changes party hands. The 2006 handoff between former governors Frank Murkowski and Sarah Palin, although they were both Republicans, was probably the last transition of this magnitude, Botelho...
Walker brings back Palin's oil and gas team

...part of a group of state resources department officials who protested and later resigned in 2006 when former Gov. Frank Murkowski attempted to negotiate an industry partnership on an Alaska natural gas pipeline.In many respects Murkowski's...
My Turn: Alaska's budget: A history

...Hammond's second term when Alaska's income tax was repealed. He has also served in the same position for then-Sen. Frank Murkowski in the Senator's Washington, D.C., office. Reinwand is a lobbyist living in Juneau.
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...picked the highway as the best option in Lynn Canal, he didn't advance planning. That had to wait until Gov. Frank Murkowski entered office.In 2005, the state estimated the route would cost $281 million to build and another $4.4 million...
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...for this series.Knowles was right to think the boomerang project would return. Road plans returned under Gov. Frank Murkowski, and Govs. Sarah Palin and Sean Parnell have both followed suit.Governor-elect Bill Walker has said that he might...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...of Alaska Native heritage, the first of Tlingit heritage. Former Lt. Gov. Loren Leman, who served under Gov. Frank Murkowski, was of Alutiiq heritage.Piggybacking on the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention's "Rise as One" theme...
Local students vet state office candidates

...first governor of Alaska following statehood. The other reference was to former Alaska governor and U.S. Senator Frank Murkowski, the father of Sen. Lisa Murkowski.Student Rouel Dela Cruz asked the candidates why they were running for office...
Juneau questions SB21 experts

...against former Alaska Electric Light & Power president Bill Corbus and Jim Clark, the chief-of-staff under Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration.During the first hour, the forum was dedicated to prepared questions, such as, "What happens...
State | SB21
SB 21 discussion today at Valley library

...Panelists include: Bill Corbus, former commissioner of revenue; Jim Clark, former chief-of-staff for Gov. Frank Murkowski; Rep. Les Gara, D-Anchorage; and Lisa Weissler, an attorney specializing in oil and gas.Moderator for the...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...Alaska's oil tax policy. It was proposed by former Gov. Frank Murkowski at the urging of economists in the state Revenue Department...Sarah Palin was in the governor's mansion instead of Frank Murkowski. Palin wanted her own stamp on the state production...


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