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Jeffrey Young

Alaska Governor Expands Medicaid By Skirting GOP Lawmakers | Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.16.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Alaska would become the latest state to sign on to a major expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act through a plan announced ...

Daniel Marans

Alaska Budget Deal Averts Government Shutdown. Now Comes The Hard Part. | Daniel Marans | Posted 06.12.2015 | Politics

Alaska’s legislature approved a budget on Thursday that averts a government shutdown and ends a weeks-long political impasse. Now, talk turns to mak...

Nearing Possible Government Shutdown, Alaska Governor Issues Layoff Notices To 10,000 State Employees

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2016 | Politics

By Steve Quinn JUNEAU, Alaska, June 1 (Reuters) - Alaska Governor Bill Walker issued layoff notes on Monday to more than 10,000 state ...

Samantha Lachman

Most Independent Candidates Didn't Live Up To The Hype | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Despite high expectations heading into Tuesday's election, independent candidates did not upend most of the competitive Senate and guber...

Sean Parnell vs. Bill Walker Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Alaska Governor's Race 2014

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 12.16.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

Here are the issue-by-issue stands for Sean Parnell and Bill Walker, with additional links at the bottom for each candidate if you'd like to dig deeper.

Tax Cut For Alaska Oil Producers Leads to GOP Primary Challenge for Governor Parnell

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

On Thursday morning, oil and gas attorney and former Valdez mayor Bill Walker became the first major candidate to declare his intent to run for govern...