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Without earmark, Ketchikan bridge project going nowhere

...state, and has set aside about $113 million for the Ketchikan bridge. That has left the Ketchikan Gateway Borough of...state DOT. Of the $113 million set aside for the Ketchikan bridge, DOT officials said some already is earmarked for...
Murkowski sets Ketchikan bridge plans in motion

...spokesman, Curtis Smith, said Palin supports the Ketchikan bridge project, but had no immediate response to Murkowski's...officials wonder where the money will come from. The Ketchikan bridge was originally funded at $223 million by Congress...
Murkowski confuses Ketchikan bridge issue

...befuddle and confuse the issue in his defense of the Ketchikan "bridge to nowhere" in his Oct. 30 My Turn. But the realities...asked to pony up some of his own tax money for the Ketchikan bridge, which gives him the right to criticize. With Murkowski...
My Turn: Governor responds to Ketchikan bridge critic

...Island. The $195 million this administration will recommend to be included in the fiscal year 2008 budget for the Ketchikan bridge is the remainder of what will be needed to fund it. The estimate for the F-1, two-high-bridge alternative...
Ketchikan bridge is desecration bridge

How arrogant and insensitive of Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, to proceed with his proposed "boon-doggle bridge" project in Ketchikan.
Ketchikan bridge is a 'boondoggle'

Ketchikan residents didn't vote for a bridge that I can remember.
Ketchikan bridge pulls focus, funding from other projects

The recent letter in the Ketchikan Daily News from Walt Bolling has motivated me to express my reservations about the bridge to Gravina.
Our cash cow

What's this? Has Lew changed his mind on the Ketchikan bridge? At least another old-timer sees things my way. Ketchikan has the airport ferries, and they are paid for. So they had to...
At the bridge?

At article in the June 13 Empire indicates that $22 million has been allocated for studies for a Ketchikan bridge and a further $230 million will be appropriated to build it. A total of $250 million. My Rand McNally Road Atlas lists Ketchikan's...

...watchdog group has given U.S. Rep. Don Young, an Alaska Republican, a Golden Fleece Award for pushing a Ketchikan bridge project the group calls a boondoggle. The group Taxpayers for Common Sense said the project to link Ketchikan with...


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