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Mayor Sullivan supports Juneau as capital, won't relocate if elected lt. gov.

...governors Hugh Wade (Alaska's first), Keith Miller, Robert Ward, Red Boucher, Terry Miller, Stephen McAlpine, Jack Coghill and Fran Ulmer lived in Juneau while in office. Ulmer, who served as Juneau's mayor before her time as lieutenant...
'Dreams' and 'cabin fever'

...side of the canal. The bill's sponsor, then-Sen. Jack Coghill of Fairbanks, felt there was a disconnect from the...Interior as we can,'" he said.The plan put forth by Jack Coghill spanned 10 years, putting the road and shuttle ferries...
My Turn: History shows Walker and Mallott made the smart move

...Republican Arliss Sturgulewski and Democrat Tony Knowles. The last-three way upset happened in 1994 when independent Jack Coghill took votes away from Republican Jim Campbell and gave Democrat Tony Knowles the win. This is the takeaway from the...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...Alaska knows differently. In 1990, Wally Hickel and Jack Coghill did an end run around the political establishment in a position of authority if he is elected.When Jack Coghill was elected lieutenant governor on the AIP ticket in...
Constitutional amendment through a historical lens

...constitutional history. Rather, SJR 9 strikes at a core constitutional value. As noted by the Alaska Dispatch on Feb. 11, Jack Coghill, a delegate from Nenana, argued forcefully for the support of a public school system during the Constitutional Convention...
Stevens responds to resolution controversy

...quote both former President James Madison, author of the Bill of Rights, and - more mischievously - former Lt. Gov. Jack Coghill, delegation to the Alaska Constitutional Convention and father of Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole...
Alaska's 2014 candidates announce plans far in advance

...depends on the strength of the candidate, he said, noting examples of late-comers who were successful, including Jack Coghill, who, weeks before the 1990 general election, withdrew as the GOP lieutenant governor candidate to join Wally Hickel...
Northwest Digest

...Coghill said. "But it's also true that we are all accountable for what we say." Coghill noted that his father Jack Coghill served in the Legislature in the 1960s, '70s and '80s, and enjoyed a "little shot of whiskey from time to time...
Pro-life candidate?

...euthanasia. I don't know where John stands on euthanasia, but he has a record on abortion. Back in 1990, then-Sen. Jack Coghill twice introduced amendments to bills, the effect of which I would have been to severely limit public funding for abortions...
Word of mouth

...was wrong in Monday's Word of Mouth. The lieutenant governor's office has nine employees, not 10, while former Jack Coghill and Steve McAlpine both had seven, not six. Fran Ulmer has two additional employees because she has been given greater...


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