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Walker replies to capital creep outcry

...encourage more commissioners to live in the capital city. Jobs slowly began leaking north to Anchorage during Sarah Palin's administration. Palin spent most of her two-and-a-half years in office running the state from Anchorage.Since Walker...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...the 1980s - the victim of another downturn in the oil market. In 2008, surging revenues prompted Gov. Sarah Palin's administration to restart work on the project. Gov. Sean Parnell was a strong supporter of the project, which promises to...
Gov. Walker crowdsources budget cuts

...more than 3,000 people have responded to the survey since it was released Monday. She said former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration also attempted a public survey to gather ideas for budget changes.So far, citizens have suggested changing...
Walker asks for 200 employees' resignations

...commissioner for the Department of Natural Resources. She held the position previously during former Gov. Sarah Palin's administration. Rutherford will serve as acting commissioner of the department until newly appointed Commissioner Mark Myers...
Local | AK legislature
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...
Lawmakers confused over oil tax numbers

...there was no intent to mislead and that the plan will change as it goes through more committees. Gov. Sarah Palin's administration and Democratic legislators are battling back against the House version of the oil tax plan. State Revenue Commissioner...
Palin extends deadline for gas pipeline

...independent pipeline companies, lawmakers passed as the legislative session came to a close in May. But since then, Palin's administration has presented AGIA to companies that did not testify at legislative hearings, including three nationally owned...
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...
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...
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...


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