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Gas-line bill dead for now

...there's not enough time within this regular session in order to pass a bill," said Knowles spokesman Bob King. "The governor feels a lot of progress was made that can be picked up later." King said there is no plan now for a special session...
Update: Six locals test negative for anthrax Their names were not released. The state also is following up on other reports of suspicious mail, said King, the governor's spokesperson. In two incidents, the National Guard in Kodiak and a post office at an Anchorage airport received...
State boosts mail security

...that appeared to contain small pellets. The mail clerk set the letter aside and called the Juneau police, said King, the governor's spokesman. The pellets turned out to be seeds sent by an environmental law firm in Oregon as part of a promotional...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...are harsh words and accusations that just don't fit Tony Knowles' intent, according to his chief spokesman Bob King. The governor knows prices will be different in five years, or whenever the pipeline will be built. And he's considering spurs...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...maintenance projects in the state. Out of 98 projects on that list, the JDHS renovation ranks 14th, said Bob King, the governor's spokesman. The bill also funds the four highest-ranked school construction projects on a state priority list...
New Juneau H.S. doesn't make the cut communities statewide. Juneau does not have any projects left on the list of major maintenance needs, said King, the governor's spokesman, who noted the Legislature approved a $9 million appropriation last year to renovate Juneau-Douglas...
House OKs budget, funds for subsistence

...substantial increase in travel expenditures. "They largely ignore the direction we've given them," he said. Bob King, the governor's press secretary, said that commissioners, such as Shirley Holloway of Education, need to make judgments about...
State tax, Permanent Fund transfers unlikely this session harshly if we don't rise to the occasion this year and produce a sustainable balanced budget,'' said Bob King, the governor's press secretary. He said trying to reach a solution next year will likely be even more difficult because it...
Time to scale back?

...all aspects of the Western Alaska salmon life cycle, from the streams to the ocean, said Knowles spokesman Bob King. The governor believes that science has to be the driving factor and there has to be a good public process in all of this, King...
Let Alaskans decide on subsistence

...just don't know why we've chosen this, of all things, to be Alaska's personal little agony,'' said Bob King, the governor's spokesman. It's time to take the wall down. Foes say that passage of a rural preference amounts to capitulation...


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