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State budget director to retire

...of his swearing-in ceremony in Juneau.Walker named two of his incoming staff members last week: Chief of Staff Jim Whitaker and spokeswoman Grace Jang, formerly a reporter for KTUU Channel 2 in Anchorage.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-23/state-budget-director-retire
Local
FNSB clerk for more than 30 years retires

...Assemblyman Guy Sattley and former Assemblyman Matt Want as well as Borough Mayor Luke Hopkins and former Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker.When it came time for her to say a few words, Drexler had nothing but thanks to say to the many people in the audience...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-01/fnsb-clerk-more-30-years-retires
State
Oil tax rates: the strange case of Norway

...govern referendums require three main sponsors, so he's been joined by Bella Hammond, Jay Hammond's widow, and Jim Whitaker, a former mayor of Fairbanks. This distinguished trio is acting how they should, as citizens of an owner state. I...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-05-15/oil-tax-rates-strange-case-norway
Opinion
Updated results show slight edge for Measure 1

...housing from property taxes, with voter approval.A supporter of the measure, former Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker, has said the initiative would reduce taxes for homeowners, while Anchorage City Assessor Marty McGee, an opponent...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-09-04/updated-results-show-slight-edge-measur
State
Empire editorial: Calendar works against passage of statewide sales tax

...get to an income tax. The debate now centers on HB 293, which proposes a state sales and use tax. Mike Hawker and Jim Whitaker, co-chairs of the House Special Committee on Ways & Means, are the sponsors of the bill. The tax applies to sales...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051103/opi_edboard.shtml
Opinion
Change may hit Fairbanks hard

...be leaving, impacting schools, churches, and community services," she said. Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker said the borough will deal with the potential loss of jobs in a methodical manner. "It's clear that it's the first...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051505/sta_20050515003.shtml
News
Lawmakers wax philosophic on proposal to tax tire sales

...simply continue to receive a (permanent fund) dividend check and not pay to reap the benefits of this state." Rep. Jim Whitaker, a Fairbanks Republican who served as one of the chief architects of a sales tax plan that was rejected by the House...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052003/sta_legtiretax.shtml
News
House bill will allow phone wars to carry on

...carrier will pay a fair price for using another carrier's equipment and facilities, a direct reference to GCI. Rep. Jim Whitaker, a Fairbanks Republican, was successful in getting the commission's life extended from two to four years. The Murkowski...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052003/sta_legphones.shtml
News
Phase-out of Longevity Bonus axed

...change. Those voting for the five-year phase-out were Republicans Williams; Rokeberg; John Coghill of North Pole; Jim Whitaker, Hugh "Bud" Fate and Jim Holm of Fairbanks; Mike Hawker and Ralph Samuels of Anchorage; Vic Kohring of Wasilla...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052103/sta_leglongbonus.shtml
News
State Briefs

...could have diverted money from other divisions into the parks agency and kept parks open, had they wanted to. Reps. Jim Whitaker, a Fairbanks Republican, and Con Bunde, an Anchorage Republican, both House Finance Committee members, said the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052302/sta_briefs.shtml
News

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