Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down (Sept. 22)

...on its merits, not as a Republican-Democrat issue. It'd also be nice to hear from the governor on this issue, not from a man running to be governor.Thumbs up to the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation. The folks in the shiny office on West...
My Turn: Governor fails to meet his own principles on 'Choose Respect'

...some of them speaking directly with the Governor's staff. By 2013, news outlets made...a growing crescendo of calls for the Governor to take action on the systematic leadership...Complex Investigations were released by the Governor. The full report, including background...
My Turn: The 'do nothing' style of Parnell's leadership nothing" style of leadership.The governor's first response to the March 2010...Group to complete their work, and the governor then sat on the report's findings for...Legislature after November's election. The governor has never claimed that Alaska doesn't...
Lawsuit: Lt. Gov. erred in campaign action

...Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor. Walker was on a separate ticket, running with independent lieutenant governor candidate Craig Fleener.Treadwell's...since dropped his Democratic bid for governor and is now running for lieutenant...
Fast ruling sought in ballot lawsuit

...and run as Walker's lieutenant governor. The combined ticket is expected...Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor. Walker was on a separate ticket, running with independent lieutenant governor candidate Craig Fleener.Treadwell's...
Upcoming deadlines for artists

...visit 1: Nomination deadline for Governor's Awards for the Arts: Arts Education, Individual Artist, Arts Organization and Native Arts (
My Turn: Alaska's Women: Pioneers of the past and present

...Fran Ulmer carried the banner for Alaska women as the state's first lieutenant governor. Sarah Palin made Alaska history by becoming its first female governor in 2006 and again in 2008 by being the first Alaskan to appear on a Presidential...
My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...the "speak first, think later" mentality - in a potential governor chills private sector investment and can easily kill Alaska's gasline...course toward prosperity and opportunity.? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
Questions raised about Bristol Bay mine initiative

...Treadwell raised the questions during a public hearing on the initiative that he oversaw. State law requires the lieutenant governor to hold public hearings around the state on initiatives.Hearings are also being held on measures that would legalize the...
Northrim Bank officially completes takeover

...Alaska is through "economic advocacy," Beedle said. "We will come down and address the Legislature ... and lobby the governor."One recent example of such advocacy was involvement with the "Vote No on 1" campaign leading up to the referendum vote...


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