Begich's health insurance idea gets look from federal government down the road when you end up taking it to the shop over and over."Begich's letter to HHS came in response to Gov. Sean Parnell's "refusal to accept federal funds to expand Medicaid, educate Alaskans about their options, and improve the rate...
As ship yard goes, so goes Ketchikan

...projected benefits is construction of two Alaska class ferries for the Alaska Marine Highway System.In December 2012, Gov. Sean Parnell voiced his belief that the two ships could be built for the $120 million that had been appropriated for the original...
Walker concerned about gas pipeline

...companies with competing projects around the world determine if this one will advance.Walker is challenging Republican Gov. Sean Parnell, who pushed to have the companies get on the same page in pursuing a project capable of overseas exports when an earlier...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...we've seen since 2008, "change" makes a good polticial slogan - it doesn't always create results. The race between Gov. Sean Parnell and Bill Walker is one of the most interesting gubernatorial campaigns in decades, and though it may look strange...
Spokeswoman defends insurance rate review process

Juneau - A spokeswoman for Gov. Sean Parnell says Alaska's Division of Insurance did not apply for federal grants to review health insurance premium increases because...
'Unity ticket' minted on Friday of decision

...Mallott "began to examine the reality of my campaign."In a three-way race for governor - among himself, incumbent Gov. Sean Parnell and independent Bill Walker - there was no way for either Mallott or Walker to come out on top, Mallott said.Months...
Woman says Guard ignored rape complaints her apartment, and has no idea who her attacker or attackers were, she said.Her accounting came days after Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell came under fire following the release of a report detailing allegations of fraud and sexual assaults in the Alaska National...
Juneau harriers survive 32nd Relay

...Hannah Blilie 03:11:35; L7 Randy Wiest 01:11:34; L8 Paul Andrews 01:37:22; L9 Jenna Rogers 02:17:59; Leg 10 Sean Huntley 01:56:29.WP&YR Highballers (Skagway):Total time 18:33:39 ?Leg1 Jeremy Simmons 01:33:20; L2 Seth...
My Turn: Confidentiality bill too broad, Alaskans' right to know too great

...SB 108. For these reasons, I vetoed SB 108 with an open mind to later considering more targeted approaches to dealing with these issues, while adequately protecting the interests of all Alaskans. ? Sean Parnell is governor of Alaska.
Parnell to announce dividend amount

JUNEAU - Alaskans will find out the size of their Permanent Fund dividends next week.Gov. Sean Parnell is set to announce the amount on Sept. 17 in Anchorage.Dividends are distributed annually to Alaska residents who meet...


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