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Palin urges repeal of Alaska's oil tax structure

...investment.Sharon Leighow, a spokeswoman for Gov. Sean Parnell, who championed the new tax law and was Palin's lieutenant governor, said Palin is entitled to her opinion. But Leighow said by email that the tax structure is working, noting...
Alaskan leading Arctic discussion

...general idea is to provide additional insight to folks in the State Department," said Ulmer, a former Alaska lieutenant governor. She added that she expects her technical expertise about the Arctic to be leaned on while she advises the government...
New ad buys in Senate race

...candidates vying to take on Begich in November, along with Joe Miller and Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell. Another Dan Sullivan, the Anchorage mayor, also will appear on the August primary ballot, as a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor.
Dan Sullivan still leads primary pack

...Treadwell camp pointed to a Dittman poll commissioned by former Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan - a candidate for lieutenant governor - last month that polled likely Republican primary voters and showed Treadwell statistically tied with Sullivan...
Empire Editorial: Another election, another frivolous complaint is an ethics violation - if you're governor, that is.Following a misinformed opinion column penned by lieutenant governor-hopeful Craig Fleener, where he accused Gov. Sean Parnell of skipping a planned event at the National Congress...
Parnell signs budget bills, makes no vetoes

...out of the operating budget, is irrational," said French, who is also seeking his party's nomination for lieutenant governor. Smaller capital budgets also harm the Alaskan economy, he said.Both he and Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome take on Begich.On the Democratic side, the highest-profile contested race heading to August is that for lieutenant governor, featuring state Senate Minority Leader Hollis French of Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams.Forrest...
Palin defends Alaska oil tax structure she championed

...who was director of state government relations for ConocoPhillips in Alaska from 2000 to 2003, was Palin's lieutenant governor. He was elected with her in 2006 and took over for her as governor when she resigned during her first term in...
Treadwell campaign releases video

...He later said it was digital content that will eventually be used for a TV ad campaign.Treadwell, Alaska's lieutenant governor, is seeking the GOP nomination in the August primary. Other high-profile Republican contenders are Joe Miller...
Lesil McGuire drops out of Lt. Governor race

...The field has narrowed for lieutenant governor as Republican candidate Sen...working! Would you just be the lieutenant governor of our home?"According...stepped down from the race for lieutenant governor, McGuire will remain in her...


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