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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
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
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
This Day in History

...the deaths of four people. In 1973, House minority leader Gerald Ford was sworn in as vice president, succeeding Spiro Agnew. In 1995, President Clinton vetoed a seven-year Republican budget-balancing plan. The House Ethics Committee...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120605/sta_20051206011.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...was a major part of the exploration of our solar system,'' he said. Juneau resident Joe Holbert, Vice President Spiro Agnew and then Interior Secretary Walter Hickel stood right there at the launch of the Apollo 11 rocket in Florida and hollered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072099/Loc_moon.shtml
My turn: Road opponents use fear

...trans-Alaska oil pipeline. It passed Congress by one vote in the Senate. Where would we be today if Vice President Spiro Agnew hadn't voted for it? Our mayor and certain anti-road Assembly members are now trying to substitute a second crossing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091007/opi_20070910002.shtml
Opinion
GOP initiates push to drill ANWR

...construction of the 800-mile trans-Alaska pipeline, deadlocked 49-49 on pipeline legislation. Then-Vice President Spiro Agnew cast the deciding vote. With Vice President Dick Cheney's pro-drilling stance, Cam Toohey of Arctic Power noted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020801/Loc_ANWR.html
Local
Where were you when man walked on the moon?

...was a major part of the exploration of our solar system,'' he said. Juneau resident Joe Holbert, Vice President Spiro Agnew and then Interior Secretary Walter Hickel stood right there at the launch of the Apollo 11 rocket in Florida and hollered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072099/Loc_moon.html
Local
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
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