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Roger Goodell's mission to measure up

...Vietnam. Goodell's bill never passed. Predictably, the Nixon White House eventually retaliated; Vice President Spiro Agnew called Goodell "the Christine Jorgensen of the Republican Party" - a smarmy reference to the 1950s recipient of a...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-11/roger-goodells-mission-measure
Sports
Images from another time: After the first win, 1972

...in as senator for Alaska in 1972 in the nation's capital. Administering the oath of office is then Vice President Spiro Agnew. Holding the Bible is the late Ann Stevens, Sen. Stevens' first wife, who died in a plane crash in 1978. Ted Stevens...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/113005/loc_20051130005.shtml
News
This Day in History

...pipeline construction permit. A move for reconsideration was defeated by the tie-breaking vote of Vice-President Spiro Agnew. In the nation In 1821, Spain ceded Florida to the United States. In 1898, during the Spanish-American War, Spanish...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071703/loc_history.shtml
News
My Turn: Senate is next challenge to opening ANWR

...to mind the congressional approval for the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. It passed Congress only after Vice President Spiro Agnew broke a tie in the Senate almost 30 years ago. To get the energy bill through the Senate with the ANWR authorization...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080601/opE_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Anti-Alaskan Democrats pose a threat to the future of the Southeast economy

...approving the trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline. The pipeline was approved by one vote, that of Republican Vice President Spiro Agnew. Where would Alaska be today without that pipeline, or the other states, especially West Coast states? Watch out...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090907/opi_20070909007.shtml
Opinion
This Day in History

...pipeline construction permit. A move for reconsideration was defeated by the tie-breaking vote of Vice-President Spiro Agnew. In the nation In 1821, Spain ceded Florida to the United States. In 1944, 322 people were killed when a pair of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071706/sta_20060717005.shtml
News
This Day in History

...pipeline construction permit. A move for reconsideration was defeated by the tie-breaking vote of Vice President Spiro Agnew. In the nation In 1821, Spain ceded Florida to the United States. In 1944, 322 people were killed when a pair of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071707/sta_history001.shtml
News
We've heard these tunes before

...from the re-election ticket. The same thing happened in 1972, amid rumors that President Nixon was going to dump Spiro Agnew. It happened again in 1992, when the first President Bush was supposedly set to dump Dan Quayle.And, sure enough...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-12-08/weve-heard-these-tunes
Opinion
Will environmental lobby curb interest in gas line?

...eventually went to Congress where permission to build the line passed by only one vote, that of Republican Vice President Spiro Agnew, who broke a 49-49 tie in the Senate. Recently, environmental groups were successful in blocking construction of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070107/opi_lew001.shtml
Opinion
Morally corrupt editors

...success and moments when they were less than perfect - they were human. I did not think I would ever remember a quote of Spiro Agnew, but after reading the opinion column, "nattering nabobs of negativism" came to mind. Fern Chandonnet may want...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111404/let_20041114015.shtml
Opinion

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