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Gas-line bill dead for now 9 p.m. "Obviously, 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...
Legislature again refuses to vote on appointees the boards of fisheries and game, the University of Alaska board of regents and the state Board of Education. Knowles spokesman Bob King said afterward that the lack of action was typical, given the record on a long-range fiscal plan, incentives...
House passes bill on drilling permits, firing ranges

...The governor wants a full review of this bill from his agencies before deciding what action he'll take," Knowles' spokesman Bob King said. The action on permits for drilling wastes was in response to a Supreme Court decision handed down...
Republicans ponder exit strategies

...Knowles would veto the state operating budget and capital budget, and call another special session, Ellis said. Knowles' spokesman, Bob King, couldn't be reached for comment. Talking with two reporters, Halford was deliberately vague about...
State finds $1 million to cover Delta Junction debt

...some of the costs of government services. The capital budget now goes to Gov. Tony Knowles for consideration. Knowles spokesman Bob King said the governor will consider the merits of the proposal before acting. Knowles has line-item veto...
Knowles signs 19 bills into law, vetoes one companies. Knowles approved the measure despite objections from two departments within his administration. A Knowles spokesman had no immediate explanation for why the governor signed the physicians negotiation bill. The bill's sponsor...
Alaska Senate race key for Dems

...natural gas pipeline. Tony stood up on ANWR," said Knowles spokesman Matt McKenna. Murkowski and Knowles have attacked...candidate is truly invested in the state." But Knowles' spokesman said voters are more concerned about who can improve...
Thirty bills signed into law

...million to analyze northern access to the park. That study will ensure public involvement in the decision, he said. Knowles spokesman Bob King said the administration received more than 2,000 electronic mail messages urging a veto of the bill...
State salary adjustment bill vetoed

...but said in a statement that Knowles' veto would cost the state about $1.3 million over the next six years. Knowles' spokesman Bob King said that amount did not take into account the cost of lawsuits that would result from signing the legislation...
Knowles declines office space from rival Murkowski to invite me to move into your office but we hadn't planned on moving in until November 2004," he wrote. Knowles spokesman Bob King said "we see this as a rather obvious and clumsy attempt to politicize the upcoming ANWR vote. "Frankly...


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