Governor Sean Parnell a short time ago announced his plans for his political future at a reception going on now in Fairbanks.The governor is at the Alaska Federation of Republican Women's convention at Pike's Waterfront Lodge.
He told the gathering that he does intend to seek re-election to the office of governor.
He said they have a good team, and need to continue the work they are doing.
Parnell had been seen as a possible challenger to Democratic U.S. Senator Mark Begich.