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House quizzes governor on gas line plan

JUNEAU - Gov. Sarah Palin's administration gave lawmakers four reasons Tuesday why the state should offer a $500 million incentive to the winning bid for a natural gas pipeline...
Lawmakers consider possible amendments to Palin's gas line bill

As lawmakers wrap up testimony from Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and the oil and gas industry this week, potential amendments to Palin's gas line bill have emerged. Sound off on the important...
Agriculture director resigns

...The director of the state Division of Agriculture has resigned, claiming he's frustrated with Gov. Sarah Palin's administration's lack of direction on key issues such as the Alaska's ailing dairy industry and a state-run meat plant...
Port Authority looks to revive its bid for gas pipeline contract

...Gasline Port Authority wants to resurrect its natural gas pipeline proposal, which was rejected by Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. Sound off on the important issues at In a letter to Palin commissioners, the port authority said its November...
Alaska Digest

...ANCHORAGE - After four failed attempts to sell Alaska's unwanted state jet through the Internet, Gov. Sarah Palin's administration has enlisted the help of an Anchorage aircraft broker. The state has signed a contract with Robert Heckmann...
Legislature confirms Sullivan AG 58-0

...Sullivan has been in the post since last summer, following his appointment in the waning days of then-Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. In confirmation hearings, as on the floor Friday, Sullivan won high praise from lawmakers. But he's also...
Regional News
Energy to be at the fore of session

...JUNEAU - A big question this legislative session will be whether to overhaul a signature of former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration as a way to boost oil production and make Alaska more attractive to industry. Some House Republicans believe...
Executive branch ethics proposal clears hurdle

...regulations apply to the executive branch and deal with issues raised by complaints during former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. After Law Department review of public comment, the regulations will take effect unless lawmakers pass superseding...
Regional News
House passes ethics bill

...committee hearings have been deliberating over dozens of provisions since mid-February with input from Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and the public. The final 38-page product, which passed the House 36-0, encompassed a total of 13 House...
Natural Gas Pipeline: Lawmakers say more hearings are needed

...running. Five other energy companies bid last year for the right to build a natural gas pipeline, but Gov. Sarah Palin's administration said only TransCanada's bid met the necessary requirements of the state's Alaska Gasline Inducement Act...


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