the relative experience of Governor Parnell's choice to lead the Alaska
Department of Fish and Game arose during a Senate committee hearing.
Cora Campbell received broad support from many who testified Wednesday there
Vic Van Ballenberghe (bal-en-burg), a former member of the Board of Game, noted
that past nominees had extensive academic and administrative backgrounds.
-- campbell 1 :39 "It
would be ... background and experience."
to her aid. Here's Karl Johnstone, the current vice chair of the Alaska Board
of Fish, who said he was speaking on his own behalf.
-- campbell 2 :36 "There's
been some concern ... she will provide."
It was Campbell's first
appearance before the Senate Resources Committee, a necessary step for
confirmation. Her name was forwarded last week by the House Resouces Committee
less than 40 minutes Wednesday asking questions and taking public testimony before
running out of time. Responding to pointed questions from lawmakers, Campbell rose to her own
-- campbell 3 :48 "I've been exposed ... approach that I've
will be revisited in coming days. She awaits confirmation by a vote of the full