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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...
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
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
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

...ANCHORAGE - 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...
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