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Former lawmaker John Cowdery dies at age 83

ANCHORAGE - The Senate Majority Office says that former lawmaker John Cowdery has died.KTUU reported that Cowdery died on Saturday at age 83. He was first elected to the House in 1982 and served in either...
Juneau Empire Story Archive than required Editorial Sen. John Cowdery has applied flawed logic to Archives Sen. John Cowdery has applied flawed logic to proposed...The Juneau Empire Online Sen. John Cowdery has applied flawed logic to proposed...
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Sens. John Cowdery, a Republican, and Kim Elton, a Democrat, have pre-filed a bill to prohibit credit scoring, the insurance industry practice...
Cowdery excused from rest of special session

Sen. John Cowdery, who has been accused of taking oil industry bribes, has been formally excused from the remainder of the session. Sound off...
Cowdery resigns as chairman of Senate Rules Committee

Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, announced his resignation as chairman of the Senate Rules Committee on Tuesday during the governor's State...
Cowdery pulls out of special session on tax

State Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, announced Tuesday he will not participate in the October special legislative session on oil taxes, after he...
Cowdery skips session, critics not satisfied

A decision by Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, to skip October's special session on oil taxes isn't satisfying some critics. Sound off on the important...
State senator's boat burns, sinks

ANCHORAGE - A boat owned by state Sen. John Cowdery caught fire near Whittier, and he and three was like an electrical fire," Freeman said. "John Cowdery ... stuck his head out of the cabin, and we yanked...
Republican leaders call for Cowdery to step down

The latest calls for Republican Sen. John Cowdery to step down are coming from his own neighborhood, though Senate leaders say the ailing lawmaker should be back in his Juneau...
Cowdery will not seek re-election

ANCHORAGE - Beset by poor health and dogged in a corruption investigation, state Sen. John Cowdery has withdrawn his bid for re-election, officials said Thursday. Sound off on the important issues at The 77-year-old Cowdery...


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