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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

Lawmakers this week said there is confusion in Juneau over the numbers behind an oil tax plan that's moving through the state House.
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

In a cheerful show of unanimity, the Alaska House on Monday passed a comprehensive ethics reform measure that covers the actions of executive and legislative branches of government and lobbyists.
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...
My Turn: Caging Southeast's 800-pound gorilla

...Program and no real good explanation was given. Public process has been ignored and I would hate to see Gov. Sarah Palin's administration making the same mistakes and taking advice from folks who influenced the past several years of misdirection...
Legislature confirms Sullivan AG 58-0

JUNEAU - A joint Legislature unanimously confirmed Dan Sullivan as attorney general Friday.
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Parnell responds to gas pipeline critics

Gov. Sean Parnell defended the state's natural gas pipeline efforts at a news conference Thursday, rebutting critics of the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act.


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