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  1. How connections trumped qualifications to be Alaska's new federal judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in Fairbanks named for him. We met when he emailed to disagree with my columns on oil taxes. He defended Gov. Sean Parnell's SB 21 tax, which he worked on. I invited him to coffee and we hit it off. He's likeable and seemed open to different points ...


  2. Republican Governors Association reserves air time in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... to undeclared in joining with Byron Mallott as part of a so-called unity ticket in 2014, upsetting then-Gov. Sean Parnell, a Republican. The RGA that year donated to a third-party group formed to oppose Walker's election, Citizens Against Walker. ...


  3. Dillingham marches against domestic and sexual violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | APRN

    ... better." This march was just one of many that have taken place across Alaska. Nine years ago, former governor Sean Parnell started "Choose Respect" marches as part of an initiative to raise awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence in the ...


  4. OPINION: Gasline project shouldn't require a Pollyanna pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... to develop resources for the maximum benefit of Alaskans. Just four years ago Walker was accusing former Gov. Sean Parnell of playing election-year politics for his moves to advance the Alaska LNG Project as an equity consortium with the three major ...


  5. As Alaska GOP candidates for governor square off, speculation abounds about othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... on his family. Another subject of speculation, according to GOP chairman Tuckerman Babcock, is former Gov. Sean Parnell, who's now working as an attorney and consultant in Palmer . Parnell, in a brief phone interview Friday, professed no interest in ...


  6. House budget slashes credits, inflation-proofing, adds $19M for UARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... production tax amount the administration calculates. Seaton said the intent of the Legislature and former Gov. Sean Parnell's administration was to base the minimum payment formula on the "net" taxes received and not the "gross" tax amount before ...


  7. Alaska Governor Wants $10M for Seismic SurveyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Insurance Journal West

    ... isn't the first time Alaska has tried to encourage refuge drilling with seismic surveys. In 2013, then-Gov. Sean Parnell proposed spending $50 million of state money on seismic surveying in the refuge _ if the federal government participated as a ...


  8. Governor asks to use $10M on seismic surveying at refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... isn't the first time Alaska has tried to encourage refuge drilling with seismic surveys. In 2013, then-Gov. Sean Parnell proposed spending $50 million of state money on seismic surveying in the refuge - if the federal government participated as a ...


  9. The Alaska State Capitol in Juneau on Jan. 16, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Walker. Unions. The governor is in office thanks largely to unions. Running as an independent against then-Gov. Sean Parnell, a Republican, Walker was destined to get creamed. The Democrat candidate, Byron Mallott, faced the same fate. With polls ...


  10. Gov. Walker beats challengers' fundraising haul, but two Republicans top six figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Mike Chenault. But Walker's total was substantially below the $407,000 raised by his predecessor, Republican Sean Parnell, over the same time frame in 2014. Walker's campaign pointed to the combined $432,000 haul between him and the lieutenant ...


  11. Walker should run as a Democrat or step aside for BegichRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Mallott, who gave up the Democratic nomination and became his running mate. Voters had lost patience with Gov. Sean Parnell and picked Walker in a two-way race without knowing much about him. Now Walker and Mallott have again filed to run as ...


  12. The governor's clemency power has been restored. Here's why that matters.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to that cause. It wasn't so easy. Petrilla's criminal record still dogged him in his 30s. He applied to Gov. Sean Parnell for a pardon so he could work in law enforcement and so his wife could operate a licensed home daycare. Despite support from ...


  13. Support and concern as Ambler Road comment period draws to a closeRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... it picked up steam back in 2011. At that time, the price of oil was high, the state had cash, and then-Governor Sean Parnell wanted to put some of that money toward encouraging natural resource development in parts of the state that were off the ...


  14. A bridge too expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    To the editor: On Aug. 5, 2014, a new 3,300-foot-long bridge across the Tanana River was completed and dedicated in a ceremony lauded by Gov. Sean Parnell and our congressional delegation.


  15. Vigor wants to move some Hubbard ferry work southRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... ultimately, this is going to be Vigor's decision and the contract allows them to do that." In 2014, then-Gov. Sean Parnell signed a $101-million contract with Vigor Alaska to build those two ships in Ketchikan. Luiken said the contract allows Vigor ...


  16. Schools advocate announces bid for Alaska's U.S. House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... years. She has also owned small businesses, taught and worked in the state education department in former Gov. Sean Parnell's administration, according to a biography provided by her campaign. Galvin is running as an independent but will also seek ...


  17. Race for gov shaping up, House to be in playRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... ticket backed by union clout, still stings. That initiative led to a razor-thin victory over former Gov. Sean Parnell, the Republican, who was widely expected to win reelection. Parnell's narrow defeat led to four years of bad relations with ...


  18. Some big Alaska problems barely touched as Walker enters the final year of his termRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... At times, it seemed Walker never really expected to get elected when he jumped into the race against Gov. Sean Parnell in the spring of 2013. His campaign was a family affair and his message was all about building a gas line from the North Slope. ...


  19. Alaskan Joe Balash confirmed to key post at Interior DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The U.S. Senate confirmed Alaskan Joe Balash to a top position at the Interior Department on Thursday, generating immediate concern from a conservation group over his past efforts to unlock the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for minerals exploration. Balash, a former Alaska natural resources commissioner under Gov. Sean Parnell, had previously fought for an Alaska-led plan to allow modern seismic studies in the 19 million-acre refuge where oil exploration has been off limits for decades.


  20. File Photo - a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrying vessel sails at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... have taken steps to get in line for Alaska's North Slope gas before. In 2014, the state under then-Gov. Sean Parnell signed a nonbinding agreement with Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to help ensure that Japanese entities could buy ...