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Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...tenure in the 1980s - the victim of another downturn in the oil market. In 2008, surging revenues prompted Gov. Sarah Palin's administration to restart work on the project. Gov. Sean Parnell was a strong supporter of the project, which promises...
Gov. Walker crowdsources budget cuts

...said more than 3,000 people have responded to the survey since it was released Monday. She said former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration also attempted a public survey to gather ideas for budget changes.So far, citizens have suggested changing...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...deputy commissioner for the Department of Natural Resources. She held the position previously during former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. Rutherford will serve as acting commissioner of the department until newly appointed Commissioner Mark...
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Port Authority looks to revive its bid for gas pipeline contract

...Alaska Gasline Port Authority wants to resurrect its natural gas pipeline proposal, which was rejected by Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. Sound off on the important issues at In a letter to Palin commissioners, the port authority said its...
Lawmakers confused over oil tax numbers

...said there was no intent to mislead and that the plan will change as it goes through more committees. Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and Democratic legislators are battling back against the House version of the oil tax plan. State Revenue...
Agriculture director resigns

...ANCHORAGE - The director of the state Division of Agriculture has resigned, claiming he's frustrated with Gov. Sarah Palin's administration's lack of direction on key issues such as the Alaska's ailing dairy industry and a state-run meat...
House passes ethics bill

...committee hearings have been deliberating over dozens of provisions since mid-February with input from Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and the public. The final 38-page product, which passed the House 36-0, encompassed a total of 13...
Alaska Digest ANCHORAGE - After four failed attempts to sell Alaska's unwanted state jet through the Internet, Gov. Sarah Palin's administration has enlisted the help of an Anchorage aircraft broker. The state has signed a contract with Robert Heckmann...
House quizzes governor on gas line plan

JUNEAU - Gov. Sarah Palin's administration gave lawmakers four reasons Tuesday why the state should offer a $500 million incentive to the winning bid for a natural gas pipeline...
Lawmakers consider possible amendments to Palin's gas line bill

As lawmakers wrap up testimony from Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and the oil and gas industry this week, potential amendments to Palin's gas line bill have emerged. Sound off on the important...


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