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While Alaska Republicans were comforted by Parnell's decision to seek another four-year term as governor, Democrats countered that the state couldn't stand much more of his policies.Pat Forgey
The Alaska Supreme Court has upheld the state's decision in 2011 to block from the ballot a voter initiative on abortion it deemed unconstitutional.Alaska Dispatch
Convicted Alaska fish pirate Arne Fuglvog, the former fisheries advisor to U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski who was ordered to serve jail time and pay $150,000 for overfishing, is now working as a lobbyist for several Northwest commercial fishing companies.Alaska Dispatch
An effort to repeal the oil tax cut championed by Gov. Sean Parnell began almost immediately after the Legislature approved it in April. Will opponents be able to gather enough signatures to place a referendum on the August 2014 ballot?Laurel Andrews
Currently, a bill sitting on the desk of Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell would exempt any gun owned by an Alaskan from federal regulation. At least two other states are considering similar, if narrower, attempts to nullify congressional arms control. Who has the ultimate authority to decide whether a law is constitutional?Lois Beckett
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell's lobbying team's claims about whether tax cuts in the United Kingdom and Norway had spurred new production could have been more accurate.Pat Forgey
What began a year ago as a takeover of the Alaska Republican Party by supporters of failed GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul, then disintegrated into a battle for the heart of the party between the newcomers and the establishment, now appears on the verge of escalating into a holy war.Craig Medred
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell's administration is trying to better understand the fiscal terms needed to advance construction of a liquefied natural gas project, including whether the state should be a financial partner in the estimated $65 billion effort.Alex DeMarban

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