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Governor Parnell Announces Board Appointments

November 28, 2014, Anchorage, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell announced appointments to the Compact for a Balanced Budget, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute Board of Directors, State Medical Board, Alaska Safety Advisory Council, Board of Examiners in Optometry, Board of Agriculture and Conservation, and Natural Resources Conservation and Development Board. Full Story »

Governor Issues Thanksgiving Day Message

November 27, 2014, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell issued the following message in recognition of Thanksgiving: “As we celebrate Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season, we are reminded of all that we have to be grateful for – our families, friends and fellow Alaskans. Full Story »

Governor Lauds Alaska LNG Project Milestone

November 24, 2014, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell lauded the Department of Energy for authorizing the Alaska LNG Project to export gas to Free Trade Agreement Nations. In addition to exporting gas, the Alaska LNG Project will make gas available to Alaskans through off-take points in Alaska. Full Story »

Governor Delivers Transition Documents

November 20, 2014, Juneau, Alaska – In accordance with state statute, Governor Sean Parnell today transmitted program and financial information prepared by state agencies to Governor-elect Bill Walker. These documents will assist in providing an orderly transition for the new administration. Full Story »

Greene Appointed to Barrow Superior Court

November 20, 2014, Anchorage, Alaska - Governor Sean Parnell appointed Angela Greene to the Barrow Superior Court. Full Story »

2015 Payroll Tax Rates Reduced 19 Percent

November 19, 2014, Anchorage, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell today announced that Alaskans’ average unemployment insurance (UI) tax rates for 2015 will be reduced 19 percent. This is the second year in a row Alaskans will hold onto more of their hard-earned money – UI contributions were reduced 22 percent this year. Full Story »


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