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School board quizzes House speaker

...members and Chenault's answers.Q: What are we looking at this year?Chenault: "I don't know. It's a new administration with new people."Is there anything, in specific, that we've been lacking in the past years that you'd like...
Walker interviews for cabinet positions

...He's been interviewing for the job and will announce the new director within the week.Although it is common for a new administration to clean house, not all of the state's 14 commissioners will be replaced, Walker said. He couldn't say how...
State budget director to retire information prepared by state agencies" to Walker, in order to provide "an orderly transition to the new administration."On Dec. 1, Parnell will turn over his own fiscal year 2016 budget proposal to Walker. That proposal includes...
Walker retains lead in race for governor

...possibility of victory, Walker is in the preliminary stages of forming a transition team "to create a roadmap" for a new administration, spokeswoman Lindsay Hobson said.Parnell initially was considered the favorite in the race over Walker, who...
Walker introduces transition team

...race," Parnell wrote.With the possibility of a new administration, however, Walker said he had a discussion with...explore a range of broad topics facing a potential new administration and gather people from around the state to discuss...
School district, support staff strike new deal

...working relationship. "JESS President Cricket Curtain shared the superintendent's enthusiasm."We appreciate the new administration making an investment in a positive working relationship that resulted in a settlement that acknowledges the dedicated...
Independent Rep. Ortiz joins House Democratic Caucus

...bound by party distinctions and pledge to work in a bipartisan manner with all members of the Legislature and the new administration of (Gov.-elect) Bill Walker."The addition of Ortiz means the House Democratic Caucus now has 13 members...
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Parnell won't pick new Guard leader

...that they're going to have the confidence of the new administration, the new governor."Parnell said he also believes it is important for the new administration to continue to follow the road map for change set...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Nov. 24, 2014

...weekend, Walker gathered more than 250 people at the University of Alaska Anchorage to discuss policy ideas for his new administration. This type of thing happens every time a new governor enters office and their administration needs to figure out...
Walker names first Cabinet picks

...will be up to Walker decide whether he wants to ask for the resignations.Walker said it is fairly standard for a new administration to request resignations, and he would have to decide whether to accept those or not.The Cabinet appointments...


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