Knowledge Identifier: +Frank_Murkowski
Born in 1933.
Countries: United States (47%), Alaska (33%), Washington (13%)
Linked to: Republican Party, Seattle University, United States Coast Guard, Santa Clara University
Thereafter, he served in the United States Coast Guard until 1957 - the same year his daughter Lisa was born
After a stint at Pacific National Bank and further study at Pacific Coast Banking School, Murkowski became Alaska's youngest commissioner at the time when he was appointed Commissioner of Economic Development, aged 33, and was elevated to the presidency of the Alaska National Bank of the North in 1971
Jay Hammond - Hammond's last major public appearances were in early 2004, centered around the Conference of Alaskans convened by governor Frank Murkowski
Sarah Palin - In 2006, running on a clean-government platform, Palin defeated incumbent Governor Frank Murkowski in the Republican gubernatorial primary.
Loren Leman - There was speculation Leman might run for governor in 2006, either challenging Frank Murkowski in the primary or running for an open seat if Murkowski retired
Murkowski considered attempting a return to his old job in the Alaska gubernatorial election, 2018, but ultimately decided against it