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Transportation Chairman, Alaska Airlines official visits Kenai Chamber

...the Old Town Restaurant in Kenai to hear last weeks update from Alaska Transportation Committee Chairman State Senator John Cowdery and Alaska Airlines account executive, Scott Habberstad. Ever since September 11th, everybody wants security, Cowdery...
Airline safety on lunch agenda

...measures the government is looking at were the topics at the weekly Kenai Chamber of Commerce luncheon Wednesday. Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage and chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, and Scott Habberstad, an account executive with...
New special session date urged

...the legislation, but nonetheless said it was ''inhumane'' of Knowles to call a special session when he knew Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, couldn't attend because he would be with his ill wife. Cowdery heads the Senate Transportation...
New redistricting plan prompts Republican candidates to move

...was not going to lose the Peninsula.'' Ward moved away from a possible challenge against longtime friend, Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage. But he moved into District Q, which is held by Sen. John Torgerson, R-Kasilof. The district...
Barnes falls, GOP retains or increases control of House

...64 percent to 35 percent with 86 percent of precincts reporting. The race for the seat currently held by Republican John Cowdery was conducted more in the media and the courtroom than on the campaign trail. Metcalfe sued to have McGuire disqualified...
Prison, Peace Corps bills among the dead at session's end

...Phillips said. Proponents of the bill said Whittier had gone through its own competitive bidding process. Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, tried to revive the prison bill during a just-ended special session, but the session ended before...
Wagoner, Stevens vote 'Yea'

...hours of debate on House Bill 3001, which included turning down three amendments proposed by bill opponents. Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, was absent. Wagoner said the floor debate reiterated the same rhetoric lawmakers have been listening...
Private prison, gas line bills re-emerge

...authorizing the Alaska Railroad to sell bonds to finance a natural gas pipeline. Senate Transportation Committee Chair John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, said he believes the two issues are important matters the Legislature should have hearings on...
Candidates get in, out as filing deadline nears

...Sean Parnell. Burns will take on Republican Rep. John Cowdery in the primary. Three more Democrats filed for the...Lancaster. In Anchorage, the seat left open by Republican John Cowdery's run for the Senate drew five candidates, four Republicans...
Senate OKs energy assistance Emergency Energy Relief Fund. The final Senate vote on the full measure was 14-3. Wagoner, along with Sen. John Cowdery, R-Anchorage, and Sen. Gene Therriault, R-North Pole, were excused. Wagoner said he had to keep a medical...


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