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Gas pipeline is focus of Alaska special session reinstate a reserve tax on North Slope resources in the ground that are not developed.His office said former Gov. Bill Egan in 1975 signed a similar bill to allow the state to collect oil revenue before the trans-Alaska pipeline was built...
Governor-elect Walker sees tough days ahead

...will be sworn in as the 11th governor of Alaska and its first not affiliated with a political party. Two governors, Bill Egan and Wally Hickel, each served separate, non-consecutive terms. Hickel, Walker's mentor, served his first term...
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...and their terms.Since statehood in 1959, two men, Bill Egan and Wally Hickel, served non-consecutive terms. Three...he said.State Sen. Dennis Egan, son of the late Bill Egan, had no idea why there are photos for each of his father's...
Alaska needs to get out from under AGIA

...projects from the Lower 48 and Canada into the premium Asian market. This is precisely the market that the late Govs. Bill Egan, Wally Hickel and Jay Hammond and the late Sen. Ted Stevens recognized as the incredibly lucrative and only viable market...
Peninsula Reflections

...that if things didn't go the way they wanted, the homesteader would "Call Bill!" It seemed like everyone knew Gov. Bill Egan personally. The fall of '64 found our family located at Nordby's Trailer Park in Soldotna, where Gordon was traveling...
Native rights advocate Robert Willard dies

...Angoon, Willard's work included stints as executive director of the Commission for Human Rights under then-Gov. Bill Egan, director of the Tlingit-Haida Housing Authority in Juneau and president of the Southeast Native Subsistence Committee...
Capitol talk turns to special sessions

...years have both been in special sessions, the AGIA plan to spur an interstate natural gas pipeline and the ACES oil tax bill. Egan said he expects one issue that was once considered a possible trigger for a special session, coastal zone management...
Executive director Crockett retires, worked up from typist

...jewel in terms of oil production and additional platforms were being installed. Hopkins, a former assistant to Gov. Bill Egan, was the petroleum industry's most public persona as its chief lobbyist in Juneau in his work as director of the industry's...
Voices of Alaska: Path to future remains open

...opportunities he has before him to put Alaska's economy back on track. I remember well the 1978 election when governors Bill Egan and Wally Hickel were defeated by Jay Hammond. Neither Hickel nor Egan faded away nor became vicious critics of Hammond...
Governor's mansion to receive federal energy funds

...Dennis Egan, D-Juneau. Egan, of course, is a previous resident of the mansion himself, as his father was Gov. Bill Egan, the state's first and fourth chief executive. The Parnell administration has notified the federal government of how...


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