Budget takes center stage

...candidates what role the lieutenant governor will play in decision making...the Democratic candidate for governor until the two merged campaigns...answer."You cannot have co-governors in this office," he said...Sullivan. ... My lieutenant governor will have an influential role...
Murkowski firmly supports Sullivan in Senate race

...worked with him for years when Knowles was governor.Murkowski also pointed to the 2010...Monday to say who will get her vote for governor.Parnell, a Republican, is running...not been asked to endorse anyone in the governor's race."I don't know," she said...
Plaintiff says they won't appeal ballot lawsuit ruling

...join campaigns with independent gubernatorial candidate Bill Walker and run as Walker's lieutenant governor after their lieutenant governor candidates withdrew from their races.The new ticket is deemed a stronger challenge to Republican incumbent...
Margo Waring is appointed to nationwide redistricting task force

...was amended regarding reapportionment, changing the board to be selected by several different people, rather than just the governor. If it was meant to make reapportionment and redistricting less dramatic, it failed, Waring said, based on the number of...
Judge sides with state in ballot lawsuit

...merged campaigns of two candidates in the governor's race.Anchorage Superior Court Judge...Walker and run as Walker's lieutenant governor. The state maintained that Alaska statutes...the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor, while Walker originally was running...
My Turn: Vote Parnell

...continuing the work begun by previous governors to make a road connecting Alaska's...disclosure, I have known and supported governor Parnell for decades, and I serve in...will join me in voting to re-elect governor Parnell, a leader who has worked to...
State, plaintiffs prepare ballot-lawsuit arguments

...Walker and run as Walker's lieutenant governor.The combined ticket is seen as a stronger...literally anyone -to be his lieutenant governor running mate," plaintiff's attorney...advantage that a party candidate for governor does not have," Jacobus wrote.The...
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...temperatures." This alone should compel the governor of Alaska to act deliberately and decisively...aspects of climate change. Instead, governor Parnell's deliberate inaction makes...line of climate change. What is the governor waiting for ... the federal government...
Empire Editorial: It's time for sustainable logging

...celebrated as the anniversary of one of the most important events in the territory's history," B. Frank Heintzleman, then-governor of the territory wrote of the dedication of the Ketchikan Pulp Company. "This is not only the first plan of its kind in Alaska...
Political pranksters strike at yard signs

...Juneau, Lin Davis reported two of her signs had gone missing. One was for Sen. Mark Begich and the other for now-lieutenant governor candidate Byron Mallott. Davis said friends commiserated with her situation, reporting their signs snatched as well. "It...


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