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Voices of Alaska: Medicaid: It's the right thing to do

...have a long tradition of caring for each other when times are tough. I urge you to tell your legislators you care. My administration's Medicaid proposal will save money and save lives. It's the right thing to do. Governor Bill Walker is a lifelong...
Walker fills four more positions

...judgment and admire his ability to quickly and thoroughly analyze complex legal issues. He will be a strong addition to my administration," Walker said.In a statement, Walker also announced he was retaining Gary Folger as the commissioner for the...
Borough mayoral candidates speak to issues

...children will be a primary and significant focus of my administration. When the budget is submitted it will be given full...latest technology will be encouraged and supported by my administration. One of my platform points is : Teachers + Technology...
Tom Bearup: Administration should be accountable to borough residents

...respected and restored.Accountability to the residents of the Kenai Peninsula will be of paramount importance to my administration, not just at election time, but every day. It is the responsibility of all borough employees to be responsive...
Mike Navarre: Responsible management remains the goal

...numerous natural disasters, such as flooding, snow storms, wind storms and most recently the Funny River fire. My administration has also initiated efficiency efforts in every department and service area, challenging all employees to look for...
What others say: Digital learning initiative would improve access to education

...Parnell told the Alaska Federal of Natives Convention recently in Fairbanks. "It is time for bold solutions, and my administration is committed to going big into digital learning over the next five years to ensure all of Alaska's children have...
What others say: Governor slips up on education lawsuit clear: In no way, shape or form, will I or my administration use the pending education lawsuit as a basis to punish...On Friday, it was "In no way" will "I or my administration" use the lawsuit as a means of punishing communities...
Coastal program worked for Alaska

...national act that requires federal agencies to be consistent with a state program, and we gave it away. During my administration, the overarching accomplishment of coastal management was to replace litigation and confrontation with communication...
Stream debate still flowing the public hearing process that allows the public their input in this process. "All that we have asked for, my administration, was the opportunity to do some of that and to come back to the assembly with some of that. I hope that the public...
Assembly introduces repeal of anadromous protection expansion

...and there's a process. People have invested a great deal of time at my request to try and educate people and my administration and the assembly on the issue. ... Give it time to let this process work and at the end of it if you are still...


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