Anchorage Edition: July 9, 2010

Each week, KAKM gathers commentators for a review of the week’s news, politics and public affairs in Anchorage and Alaska. Topics for this week are expected to include:

  • Appeal to offshore drilling ban
  • Open season for the gas line
  • Gov. Parnell’s visit to “Focus on the Family”
  • Sen. Murkowski backs away from vote favoring first bailout bill sponsored by President Bush
  • Joe Miller v. Lisa Murkowski Senate race
  • 8(a) contracting
  • Alyeska CEO Kevin Hostler retiring
  • Congressman Don Young’s reelection bid

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HOST: Michael Carey, Freelance editorial writer, Anchorage Daily News


  • Paul Jenkins, Anchorage Daily Planet
  • Jill Burke, Alaska Dispatch

KSKA (FM 91.1) BROADCAST: Friday, July 9 at 2:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 10 at 6:00 p.m.

KAKM (Channel 7 TV) BROADCAST: Friday, July 9 at 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, July 10 at 5:00 p.m.


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