Controversial Fish Board nominee Roland Maw, withdraws

board-of-fish-maw-91807e26A Kenai Peninsula commercial fishing advocate that Gov. Bill Walker had hoped to see appointed to the Alaska Board of Fisheries has withdrawn his name from consideration after his nomination became increasingly controversial. Grace Jang, press secretary for Walker, said Maw sent a letter to the governor’s chief of staff, Jim Whitaker, withdrawing his name from consideration. Maw’s confirmation hearing for Friday afternoon was canceled. Read the rest here 17:21