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Walker: Alaska will weather fiscal storm

...but Walker said these were placeholder budget bills that had been developed by the outgoing administration of Gov. Sean Parnell.The operating budget developed by Parnell was submitted by Walker but the capital budget was stripped of virtually...
Walker submits pared down capital budget

...forecast.He also submitted an operating budget for fiscal year 2016 that was developed by his predecessor, former Gov. Sean Parnell, and that Walker has not endorsed.Monday marked the statutory deadline for Walker to submit budget plans to the Legislature...
Parnell betrays Alaska's trust

...Like many Alaskans, I have been waiting for Governor Sean Parnell to resign. He is involved in a 4-year cover-up...especially the victims of these horrific crimes. Firing Sean Parnell is the right thing to do. Vote Bill Walker for Governor...
What others say: Beginning again

...90 percent of its unrestricted revenue, has had declining production for some time. Recent governors - until Gov. Sean Parnell, who Walker narrowly defeated in the November election - passed the financial problem along to the next governor and...
Walker faced with widening deficit scenario

...will propose to the Legislature in late January, the deadline for an amended budget.Walker released former Gov. Sean Parnell's "work in progress" capital and operating budgets Dec. 5 but warned that changes are coming.The Parnell documents...
What others say: Gov. Walker takes office amid state revenue downturn

...Alaska - even as the state's biggest challenges still await.Gov. Walker bid a cordial goodbye to outgoing Gov. Sean Parnell at the inauguration ceremony in Juneau - and wasted no time in setting markers for how his administration would differ...
New attorney general to review Guard issues, gay marriage case

...critics questioning the handling of allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the guard by then-Gov. Sean Parnell. A report by the National Guard Bureau's Office of Complex Investigations released in September found that victims...
What others say: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects In 2008, surging revenues prompted Gov. Sarah Palin's administration to restart work on the project. Gov. Sean Parnell was a strong supporter of the project, which promises to bring cheap, renewable electricity to half the state's...
Medicaid expansion could be months away

...Walker, who took office Dec. 1, campaigned on expanding Medicaid coverage, something his predecessor, former Gov. Sean Parnell, resisted, citing concerns with costs and whether the feds would uphold their end of the bargain. Medicaid has been...
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...If that's the case, Walker would be the 16th governor. Or maybe the 17th, if you counted the year-plus that Sean Parnell served as governor after Sarah Palin resigned during her first term in addition to the full term Parnell served.In...


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