Alaska Governor News News and information from the Office of the Alaska Governor http://gov.alaska.gov en-us Tue, 30 Sep 14 08:01:37 -0800 Wed, 24 Sep 14 13:45:09 -0800 -- ben.shier@alaska.gov (Benjamin Shier) peter@advanced-design.com (Peter Torkelson) Governor Continues Efforts to Reform Guard parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6976 Less than a week after naming Brigadier General Jon K. Mott to lead the special project team that will implement the recommendations in the National Guard’s Office of Complex Investigations’ (OCI) assessment report, Governor Sean Parnell met with the general in Anchorage. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Wed, 24 Sep 14 13:44:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6976 State Files Claim Against Xerox parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6974 Governor Sean Parnell announced today that the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) filed an administrative claim for breach of contract against Xerox, including a request for an order that Xerox remedy all defects in the Medicaid Management Information System on an expedited basis. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Mon, 22 Sep 14 15:36:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6974 Alaska Class Ferries to be Built in Ketchikan parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6972 Governor Sean Parnell today announced the State of Alaska and Vigor Industrial have reached a final agreement to construct two Alaska Class Ferries at Vigor Alaska in Ketchikan. The vessels will be the first Alaska Marine Highway System ferries built in Alaska. Governor Parnell made the announcement at a community event held by Vigor Alaska at the Ketchikan Shipyard. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Sat, 20 Sep 14 20:02:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6972 Gov. Continues to Fight for King Cove Road parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6971 Continuing his commitment to the residents of King Cove and Cold Bay, Governor Sean Parnell traveled to the Aleutians East Borough communities to sign a resolution urging the Secretary of the Interior to reconsider her decision against a life-saving road. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Fri, 19 Sep 14 14:45:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6971 Brig. Gen. Mott to Lead Special Project Team parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6970 Governor Sean Parnell today named Brigadier General Jon K. Mott to lead the special project team that will implement the recommendations in the National Guard’s Office of Complex Investigations’ assessment report. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Fri, 19 Sep 14 10:50:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6970 FERC Approves LNG Project Pre-Filing Request parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6969 Governor Sean Parnell today welcomed the news the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has initiated the public process for the Alaska LNG Project’s application for export authorization - another key milestone in bringing North Slope gas to market. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Thu, 18 Sep 14 13:56:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6969