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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 »

State Submits Comments Opposing EPA Control

November 15, 2014, Juneau, Alaska - The State of Alaska submitted comments opposing a draft Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule that would unlawfully place most of Alaska’s waters and lands under the control of the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers. Full Story »

Governor Parnell Announces Board Appointments

November 14, 2014, Juneau, Alaska - Governor Sean Parnell today announced appointments to the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Alaska Humanities Forum Board of Directors, Alaska Mental Health Board, Alaska Health Care Commission, Alaska State Emergency Response Commission and Alaska Tourism Marketing Board. Full Story »

Governor Parnell Issues Veterans Day Message

November 11, 2014, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell issued the following statement in honor of Veterans Day: Full Story »


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