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...or AGDC.Walker upset some lawmakers with a decision earlier this year to remove three of the board's five public members. Walker said he wanted Alaskans on the board and greater regional representation. He also said he saw this as a...
Industry, legislators still buzzing about Walker firings

...agreements, while two commissioners who are board members, Parady and Drygas, have not signed, nor will the three new public members yet to be appointed by Walker.That means that currently some board members will be privy to information that other...
Lawmakers wonder if AGDC dismissals will delay pipeline work

...that Walker had removed three of the board's five public members: Rabinow, Drue Pearce and Al Bolea. All five executive, is from Big Lake.The remaining public members are former state attorney general John Burns, of...
Voices of Alaska: A 'fix' in search of a flaw

...voted in agreement with lawyer members instead of public members in the five recent cases where the two groups were...sufficient pools of nominees that both lawyer and public members viewed as more highly qualified ignores the council's...
Federal board allows gillnetting on the Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Indian Affairs, the U.S. Forest Service, and there are three public members appointed by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture: two represent rural subsistence users and one is the...
House committee advances bill on AGDC appointments

...appointments was pushed back from Friday to April 17, at the request of the House.The provision of HB383 that would allow public members of the AGDC board to be out-of-state residents would be retroactive to Sept. 1, 2013, encompassing Rabinow's...
Former judicial council member concerned with amendment

As a former public member of the Alaska Judicial Council, I take issue with current efforts...the composition of the council. Adding more politically appointed public members will not foster greater diversity or ensure broader representation...
Chenault plans to propose AGDC amendment

...of historical knowledge and executive leadership in the pipeline industry."His proposed amendment states that a public member to the AGDC board would not have to be a registered voter or resident of the state.The boards of the Alaska Railroad...
Parnell signs order establishing advisory board

...Matanuska-Susitna and Kenai Peninsula boroughs, and the municipality of Anchorage. It also would include two public members who do not live in those communities and one member of an organization representing the interest of municipalities...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...that is Seamount. The third seat is designated for a public member, and the requirement by statute was modified to require the public member be someone with knowledge of the industry.Norman...


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