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...Downing, who was named last week to oversee the department until a permanent replacement is selected. A spokesman for the governor's office said Downing would return to his previous transportation duties and that the move was a matter of convenience...
Who is Sean Parnell?

...role, culminating with his unanticipated move into the No. 1 seat announced Friday. One day later a spokesman for the governor's office said Parnell would seek a full term in 2010. But for the next year and a half the job is all his. Parnell...
Incoming Alaska governor to tweet less than Palin

...Palin has become an avid Facebook and Twitter user, posting eight to 10 updates daily on Twitter. A spokesman for the governor's office, David Murrow, says Twitter will be a much smaller part of the communication strategy for the Parnell...
Bidding open on disputed north road

...working with the corps of engineers to get the permit for the full road project," said John Manly, press spokesman for the governor's office. "That has been held up at this point. We've made the decision that we'd go and put in the pioneer...
Governor hacks at state budget, adds to his own

...governor's office, the Legislature, the Permanent Fund Corp. and Alaska Housing Finance Corp., a spokesman for the governor's office said. The conference recommended that the Legislature consider using a portion of the $28 billion Alaska...


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