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Empire Editorial: For governor of Alaska, Parnell is the right pick

The road of Alaska politics is never a dull ride - there's twists and turns, drama, success and defeat; there's even some old-fashioned corruption every once in a while.
Local students vet state office candidates

...Murkowski and Egan, to which Dennis Egan smirked and shook his head. Egan's father, William Egan, was the first governor of Alaska following statehood. The other reference was to former Alaska governor and U.S. Senator Frank Murkowski, the...
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.
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

"There is no Planet B," "Climate Change is a Health Crisis," "Pricing Pollution is the Solution" and "Jobs, Justice, and Clean Energy.
Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...huge amount of time working on a three-way summit between the premier of the Yukon, the premier of BC and the governor of Alaska. The BC premier decided to scrap the mine, period. At that time, we were interested in transboundary impacts...
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My Turn: Confidentiality bill too broad, Alaskans' right to know too great

Had I let Senate Bill 108 become law, it would have swept too many court records under a shroud of secrecy, putting more Alaskans at risk of harm.
Alaskans deserve better, vote Walker and Fleener

...the value that Alaska's first people bring to the table. I want a governor who brings honor to the office of The Governor of Alaska. For me, the only candidate who is willing to meet my high standards is Bill Walker. Bill's running mate, Craig...
My Turn: Vote 'No' for Alaska's future

...Dakota or Texas. As you head into the voting booth on Tuesday, I urge you to think about future generations of Alaskans. Vote with your kids and grandkids in mind. Vote "No" on Ballot Measure 1. ? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
My Turn: Public voices stifled in resource management

Alaskans recently watched horrific images from a tailings dam failure in British Columbia that released a flood of millions of gallons of toxic water and sludge into an important watershed, just in advance of the salmon return.
My Turn: Business benefits from SB21

...father, Walter Hickel, was the founder of our company, Secretary of the Interior under President Nixon and twice Governor of Alaska. He was a believer in the "owner state" and a strong proponent of resource development including oil. It was...


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