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Juneau questions SB21 experts

...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 if...
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State Briefs

...would have another year to find a way to keep the program going under a bill passed Friday by the House. Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration had proposed closing Alyeska Central School, saying the state would save at least $1.2 million just...
Correspondence school granted one-year reprieve

...try to arrange for the program to be taken over by a school district, perhaps as a charter school. Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration has said closing the school in Juneau will save the state at least $1.2 million a year. Sen. Gary...
Senate OKs public interest liability law

...exemption in all cases but those involving the state Constitution. The bill grew out of concerns from Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration that environmental lawsuits were slowing economic development. The bill originally was intended to apply...
Alaska Digest

...Gilbertson on Thursday announced his resignation, becoming the third cabinet member this year to leave Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration. Gilbertson will take a newly created position with Providence Health System in Alaska, the not-for-profit...
Ruling lets judges speak their minds outside court

...On Tuesday, the Judicial Conduct Commission three Alaska lawyers and three public members, asked Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration to appeal the ruling. The Department of Law will make a decision in the next month, a spokesman said...
Dispute over oil, gas field development continues

...Menge declined to say when he might render a decision, or even whether he would rule before the end of Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration in two weeks. The incoming governor, Sarah Palin, joined Hickel and others Monday in saying that...
Alaska Digest year, said lawyer Parker Folse of Seattle. Michalski this week temporarily denied a request from Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration to intervene in the case. The governor said $12 million of the sum sought by the fishermen's lawyers...
Initiative sponsors seek to reverse Murkowski environmental decisions

...Sponsors of the initiatives are hoping to get rid of two of the most unpopular environmental acts by former Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration. One initiative would move the biologists in charge of approving development projects in fish habitats...
Palin promotes oil tax in Anchorage

...Sunday, trying to convince them that her proposed new oil tax should replace the one passed under former Gov. Frank Murkowski's administration last year. Sound off on the important issues at About 250 people were at the Loussac Library to listen...


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