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My Turn: Here's the straight line on natural gas

...will assure Alaska that we finally build the large volume gasline that benefits all Alaskans. With diligence and hard work, Alaskans will get our natural gas to market and into our homes and businesses.? Bill Walker is governor of Alaska.
My Turn: No more

...have fulfilled our promise to develop our resources to provide for our own needs. We expect the federal government to uphold its promise not to further hamper our economic viability. Enough is enough. ? Bill Walker is governor of Alaska.
My Turn: The hard truth about our oil revenue

...natural resources. We have the resilience and resourcefulness of the Alaskan people.I look forward to working with the Legislature and all Alaskans to stabilize our financial health and secure our future. ? Bill Walker is governor of Alaska.
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

JUNEAU - This week, Bill Walker became the 13th governor of Alaska. Or the 11th. Or 16th. Depends on how you count...Association, on its website, lists 11 entries for governor of Alaska but doesn't assign numbers to the office holders...
Walker's opening choices are hard ones

...think what we offered was an opportunity of working together."On Monday, Walker will be sworn in as the 11th governor of Alaska and its first not affiliated with a political party. Two governors, Bill Egan and Wally Hickel, each served separate...
Parnell throws in the towel

...resigned. He won election in his own right in 2010. Palin had endorsed Walker."It has been an honor to serve as governor of Alaska for more than five years," Parnell wrote.Walker, an attorney and former mayor of Valdez, is the first candidate...
My Turn: Confidentiality bill too broad, Alaskans' right to know too great

...of SB 108. For these reasons, I vetoed SB 108 with an open mind to later considering more targeted approaches to dealing with these issues, while adequately protecting the interests of all Alaskans. ? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...are more susceptible to flooding and erosion due in part to rising temperatures." This alone should compel the governor of Alaska to act deliberately and decisively on all aspects of climate change. Instead, governor Parnell's deliberate inaction...
My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...Alaskans know who I am, and what I stand for. I've been true to my word from day one, and I pledge to honor Alaska's trust by maintaining a strong, steady course toward prosperity and opportunity.? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...D-Juneau, was born in 1947 and has lived in Juneau his entire life. His father, Bill Egan, was the first state governor of Alaska from 1959 through 1966 and served again from 1970 through 1974. Bill was in office when the Alaska Marine Highway...


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