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  • industry discussion on the topic.The bar codes would likely be an industry, not government, effort. An FDA spokeswoman said Vilsack's idea is "not currently under discussion" at that agency. The FDA doesn't require labeling for genetically...
Industry, legislators still buzzing about Walker firings

...reporter the governor said wanted greater "geographic diversification" of the board. Grace Jang, Walker's spokeswoman, said only Alaska residents are being considered for the new appointments.House Speaker Mike Chenault said Walker told...
Walker administration removes transportation commissioner

...resignation Monday following Kemp's defense of his department's pursuit of the Juneau access road, a Walker spokeswoman said Monday.Spokeswoman Grace Jang said Walker insists on having commissioners aligned with his decisions and policies...
Walker: Alaska will weather fiscal storm

...unexpected challenges.Grace Jang, Walker's spokeswoman, said in an email the governor was aware of the problems...year is about $6.1 billion.Jang, Walker's spokeswoman, said the details of a community outreach on budget issues...

...them not to do it," Horst said. "They want the freedom to do 'creative marketing.'"Lauren Sucher, an FDA spokeswoman, said mislabeling is illegal and pointed out that the agency inspects and enforces labeling laws, handing out warnings...
Judge invalidates part of school funding mechanism

...prices. He campaigned on a promise to cut the budget across-the-board by 16 percent.An education department spokeswoman said funding is up to the Alaska Legislature, which convenes in January.School funding was hotly contested during the...
Walker takes office

...Monday in Juneau - becoming the state's first governor not affiliated with a political party - on a Bible that his spokeswoman said had been in his family since the 1800s. He was sworn in, surrounded by family and by Alaska Supreme Court Justice...

...subject to quarantine, are monitoring their temperatures for an early sign of viral infection, a City of Abilene spokeswoman said.Their return has sparked questions about whether they might introduce the infection to the U.S.However, Stephan...
Parnell: Pipeline agreement signed

...Corp.ConocoPhillips was previously a holdout to signing because of issues the company said were confidential. A spokeswoman said those issues have been resolved.Parnell said the project, in the coming weeks, will work to begin the process...
Alaska, TransCanada starting new partnership

...expected to be a signatory, but the other players are, he said.Both ExxonMobil Corp. and BP are ready to sign, spokeswomen said Tuesday. TransCanada spokesman Shawn Howard, by email, said his company resolved its issues with the joint-venture...


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