Alaska Governor News News and information from the Office of the Alaska Governor http://gov.alaska.gov en-us Sun, 26 Apr 15 11:25:16 -0800 Fri, 24 Apr 15 13:27:29 -0800 -- stephen.mattson@alaska.gov (stephen.mattson@alaska.gov) peter@advanced-design.com (Peter Torkelson) Gov. Reiterates Call to Pass Medicaid Bill Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7141 Governor Bill Walker today again called for legislators to pass Medicaid reform and expansion while they are in Juneau for an extended regular session. The Legislature is now in its fifth day beyond the statutory 90-day session. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Fri, 24 Apr 15 12:15:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7141 First Lady Announces Volunteers of the Year Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7140 First Lady Donna Walker announced today the recipients of the 2015 First Lady’s Volunteer of the Year Awards. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Thu, 23 Apr 15 11:40:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7140 Gov. Walker Adopted into Kaagwaantaan Clan Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7136 Governor Bill Walker said today he is honored the Kaagwaantaan clan adopted him-an honor bestowed upon very few Alaskan leaders. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Tue, 21 Apr 15 13:03:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7136 All Commissioner Appointees Confirmed Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7135 Governor Bill Walker today thanked the Legislature for confirming all of his commissioner appointments. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Sun, 19 Apr 15 18:13:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7135 Legislature Passes House Bill 123 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7134 Governor Bill Walker today expressed his thanks for the work done by members of the Alaska Legislature to pass House Bill 123. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Sun, 19 Apr 15 13:18:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7134 PCE Endowment Fund Bill Passes Legislature Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7133 Governor Walker commended the Alaska Legislature today for passing his Power Cost Equalization Endowment Fund bill, which will allow the fund to be invested in less risky investments that still meet the financial needs of the PCE program. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Bill Walker) Press Release Alaska Governor News Sun, 19 Apr 15 11:23:01 -0800 Walker/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7133